Grants available from Truckee Tahoe Community foundation | SierraSun.com

Grants available from Truckee Tahoe Community foundation

Provided to the SunThe closing date for grant applications to be considered for funding during the fall 2005 grant cycle at the Truckee Tahoe Community Foundation is Sept. 12. The community foundation provides grants in seven areas of interest: arts and culture, civic and public benefit, education, environment, conservation and animal welfare, health and human services, recreation, youth development. Call Phebe at 587-1776 for questions about possible projects or the application process.Applications are available by picking them up at the community foundation office, 10607 West River St., Bldg. 1, Suite D; visiting http://www.ttcf.net; requesting one via e-mail from phebe@ttcf.net or requesting by phone at 587-1776.The grants committee reviews each application, makes site visits or interviews each applicant. Turn around time is approximately eight weeks. Completed applications must be returned to the Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation office by 5 p.m. on Sept. 12.