……. and take advantage of a wonderful opportunity for Tahoe newcomers, part-timers as well as long time residents to meet other women dedicated to the awareness of local issues and contributing to our local community.
Our membership is forty in number and our primary focus is to benefit the communities of North Lake Tahoe and Truckee areas by providing scholarships to local students and grants to local nonprofit organizations.
The membership fee of $225.00 per year consists of $50.00 toward operating expenses and a $175.00 tax deductible donation which is applied toward our philanthropic goals.
Membership dues provide local high school students with need based scholarships to four year universities, community colleges and vocational programs. Our dues also provide grants to local non-profit organizations.
Since it’s founding in 1999 to December of 2016, Tahoe League for Charity has contributed over $330,000.00 to the community.
We also provide grants for local non-profit organizations.
The deadline for the submission of all grant applications is July 1st of each year.
Our monthly lunch and guest speakers are held at Jakes on the Lake in Tahoe City on the second Monday of each month at 11:30 A.M. for $20 per person. Meetings are open to all, membership not required. For lunch reservations see last page on website.
What is Charity?
It is silence When your words would hurt.
It is Patience When your neighbor is curt.
It is Deafness When a scandal flows.
It is Thoughtfulness For other's woes.
It is Promptness When duty calls.
It is courage When misfortune falls.