The Lahontan Community Foundation Fund Grant Cycle is Open!

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The Lahontan Community Foundation (LCF) was founded in 2002 by the members, homeowners and employees of the Lahontan Community.  LCF continues to bring the Lahontan community together, to have fun and raise money to support the good works of our local non-profit organizations making a difference in the Truckee-North Tahoe region.

This year the LCF Fund will award up to $128,000 to non-profit organizations working toward the betterment of our community.


  • Be recognized by the IRS as a tax-exempt organization that has held its tax-exempt status for two years or more; 501(c)(3) public charity, government agency, school and/or faith-based organization in good standing
  • Be incorporated in California or Nevada; in good standing with respective state
  • Directly serve the Truckee-North Tahoe Region in one of the following program areas:
    • Arts and Culture and Civic Life
    • Education and Youth Development
    • Environment, Recreation, & Animal Welfare
    • Health and Human Services
  • Applications for direct religious activities; political activism such as lobbying, legislative activities, or legal action; organizations that discriminate based on race, color, creed, age, sex, sexual orientation, or national origin will not be considered.

Please email the completed application, budget, and IRS tax determination letter, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than 4:00 p.m. on March 21, 2017Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.


All applicants will receive a grant determination letter by June 15, 2017.

For any questions regarding the Lahontan Community Foundation Fund Grant Cycle, please contact:
Megan Weiss
Director of Programs & Services
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