Dig out your Dining for Schools card and put it to use
April 22, 2009
Truckee, CA It is time to dig out your Dining for Schools card and enjoy one of your favorite local restaurants. Tahoe Truckee Excellence in Education Foundations Dining for Schools cards, which give diners a discount at select Tahoe Truckee area restaurants, are valid at all participating restaurants, Sunday through Thursday, April 19 through June 11. Dining for Schools cards are valid for 50 percent off entrees at participating Truckee and North Shore restaurants. Cards cost $45 each and entitle the purchaser to unlimited use during the specified program dates.Excellence in Education salutes the restaurants that annually help make this program a great success. Baxters Bistro andamp; Lounge, Blue Agave, Blue Onion Caf and Catering, Caliente, Christy Hill, Cottonwood, Dragonfly, El Toro Bravo, Evergreen, Fiamma, Fifty-Fifty Brewing Co., Fireside Pizza, Gar Woods Grill and Pier on the Lake, Grahams at Squaw Valley, Jakes on the Lake, Jasons Beachside Grille, Las Panchitas, The Lodge at Tahoe Donner, Mamasake, Mikuni Japanese Restaurant andamp; Sushi Bar, Montagna at Squaw Creek, Moodys Bistro andamp; Lounge, Pacific Crest, Pianeta, PlumpJack Caf, River Grill, River Ranch, Rosies Caf, Rubicon Pizza, Sandys Pub at Squaw Creek, Six Peaks Grille at Squaw Creek, Sol y Lago, The Soule Domain, Summit Restaurant at Soda Springs, Sunnyside, Twenty Two Bistro andamp; Bar, Village Pizzeria, West Shore Caf andamp; Inn on the Lake, Wolfdales and Zanos.The Dining for Schools card program is one of three key fundraisers for the Tahoe Truckee Excellence in Education Foundation. Other fundraising programs include Golfing for Schools and Skiing for Schools. The Tahoe Truckee Excellence in Education Foundation is a private, nonprofit organization that supports quality education with the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District. Each year the Foundation raises money and provides grants, resources and partnerships to benefit students, teachers and educational community as a whole.