The Tahoe Fund envisions a Lake Tahoe where the natural and human environments are in balance and a growing community of passionate supporters enjoy and cherish this mountain treasure.
To use the power of philanthropy to improve the Lake Tahoe environment for all to enjoy.
Innovation, Collaboration, Stewardship, Sustainability, Leadership, Inspiration
What We Do
The Tahoe Fund plays many roles in the Tahoe Basin, in collaboration with local, State, Federal partners and others: convener, catalyst, funder, advocate and spokesperson.
We fund environmental enhancement projects through private donations.
We convene key stakeholders to facilitate dialogue and problem solving. We add value by being neutral, inclusive and innovative.
We are a catalyst for Basin-wide projects and early efforts when there is a need to assist and build momentum. We are sometimes in a visible leadership position, but more often than not, we provide the support needed to bring projects to fruition.
We advocate for public funding and strategic policy changes which advance our mission and the goals in this plan.
We build awareness for the stewardship and care of the Tahoe Basin with residents and visitors.
To fulfill this vision, the Tahoe Fund has identified the following organization goals to be implemented with Basin Agencies and Partners: