Parasol Annual Reort


Celebrate with us the accomplishments of Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation and its incredible donors by viewing the 2020 Annual Report.



Thank you to all who have contributed —
your time, your talents, your treasures — because we are always better together!

2020 Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation
by the Numbers

As the area’s oldest and largest community foundation, we envision a thriving community created through meaningful philanthropy, inclusive communication, and the willingness to explore possibilities together. We are dedicated to fulfilling this vision though the cultivation of community philanthropy that enhances and preserves the quality of life at Tahoe.

As a trusted partner in philanthropy, the Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation helps donors and nonprofits achieve their charitable goals to benefit our community.


We work with donors -
to create charitable funds according to their specific needs and interests
We inform donors -
of critical issues and match them with giving opportunities
We are responsible stewards -
of the charitable assets entrusted to our care
We make grants -
and provide support to nonprofits working to improve our community
We encourage -
and participate in community partnerships
We promote -
the importance of philanthropy in building a prosperous community

2020 Grantee Organizations

(grants awarded from all funds)
American Association of University Women-North Tahoe
American Association of University Women-Tahoe Nevada Branch
American Cancer Society, Inc.
American Liver Foundation
American Parkinson Disease Association
American Red Cross of Northern Nevada
Art Spot Reno
Association of the United States Navy
Awaken INC
Babson College
Barton Memorial Hospital Foundation
Best Buddies Nevada
Board of Regents, Nevada System of Higher Education
Boys and Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe
Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center
BrightFocus Foundation
Butler University
Calaveras Community Foundation
California Alumni Association
California Desert Chorale
Canine Rehabilitation Center and Cat Sanctuary
Carnation Farms
Carolina Friends School
Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada
Challenge Success
Children's Skin Disease Foundation
Christ the King Lutheran Church
Christmas Cheer
Chrysalis House
Church of the Mountains United Methodist Church
Classical Tahoe
Clean Up the Cayes dba Clean Up the Lake
Coachella Valley Wellness Foundation
Consumer Reports Foundation
Cornerstone Community Church
Council on Foundations
Crisis Pregnancy Center
Crossline Community Church
Del Paso Boulevard Foundation
Denver Art Museum
Diamond Peak Ski Education Foundation
Diocese of Honolulu
Diocese of Palm Beach
Disabled American Veterans Charitable Service Trust
DRI Foundation
Duke University
Eddy House
Eisenhower Health Foundation
Equal Justice Initiative
Every Man Ministries
Far West Skiing
Find Your Light Foundation
First Liberty Institute
Flux Foundation
Food Bank of Northern Nevada
Foundation 36, Inc.
Foundation for an Independent Tomorrow
Friends of the Children New York
Gateway Mountain Center
Girls on the Run-Sierras
GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer
Good News for India
Greater Bay Area Make-A-Wish Foundation
Hamilton Families
Hawaii Symphony Orchestra
Hebrew Sheltering Home of Greater Washington
Hela Bima World
HollyRod Foundation
Honor Flight Nevada
Hosanna Home
Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe
Incline Elementary School
Incline High School
Incline High School Boosters Club
Incline Middle School
Incline Village Community Hospital Foundation
Incline Village Crystal Bay Visitors Bureau
Incline Village General Improvement District
Incline-Tahoe Foundation
International Crisis Aid
Jesuit High School
Jewish Family and Children's Services
John's Island Community Service League
John's Island Foundation
Joni and Friends
Judicial Watch Inc.
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Nevada Chapter
Kagondo St. Joseph Hospital Foundation
Keep Memory Alive
Kids & Horses
Kids Alive International
KNPB Channel 5 Public Broadcasting
Lake Tahoe Community College Foundation
Lake Tahoe School
Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival
Lake Tahoe Ski Club Foundation
Leadership Institute
Liberty University Inc.
Los Angeles Regional Food Bank
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Marin Academy
Marines' Memorial Foundation
McCallum Theatre
Medora Christian Church
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research
MIT Sloan School of Management
MusiCares Foundation Inc.
National Geographic Society
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Nature Conservancy Nevada
Nevada Community Foundation
Nevada Museum of Art
Nevada Tahoe Conservation District
North Lake Tahoe Community Health Care Auxiliary
North Tahoe Arts
Operation Smile
Our Lady of Tahoe Catholic Church
Our Lady of the Assumption Parish
Palm Springs Art Museum
Palm Springs Opera Guild of the Desert
Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. (PVI)
Pet Network Humane Society
Princeton University
Read With Me Volunteer Programs
Real Life Ministries
Reel Recovery
Reno Jazz Orchestra
Reno-Sparks Gospel Mission
Renown Health Foundation
RIP Medical Debt
Rocky Mountain Institute
Roman Catholic Diocese of Reno
Rotary Club of Incline Village
Rotary Club of Tahoe-Incline
Rotary District 5190 Community Fund
Rotary Foundation of Incline Village
Rotary Foundation of Rotary International
Safe Harbor Homes & Services
Safe Talk for Teens
Saint Clare's Tahoe
Saint Edward's Catholic Church
Saint Mary's High School
Samaritan's Purse
Sierra Avalanche Center
Sierra Club Foundation
Sierra Community House
Sierra Nevada College
Sierra Nevada Donate Life
Sierra Nevada Journeys
Sierra Senior Services
Sierra State Parks Foundation
Simmaron Research
Slow Food Lake Tahoe
Smith Center for the Performing Arts
SOS Outreach
St. Francis of Assisi
St. Joseph Catholic Church
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
St. Mary's Dining Room
St. Patrick's Episcopal Church
St. Theresa Catholic Church
St. Vincent School of Nursing
St. Xavier High School
Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation
Studio 4 Dance Theater
Suffield Academy
Tahoe Chamber Music Society
Tahoe Coalition for the Homeless
Tahoe Family Solutions
Tahoe Forest Health System Foundation
Tahoe Fund
Tahoe Institute for Natural Science
Tahoe Magic
Tahoe Prosperity Center
Tahoe Rim Trail Association
Tahoe Transportation District
Tahoe-Pyramid Trail
Tahoe's Connection for Families
Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation
Temple Beth Or
The BASIC Fund
The Church of St. Paul in the Desert
The Cure Starts Now Foundation
The Education Foundation of Indian River County, Inc
The Global Mission
The Greenhouse Project
The Pad Project
The Pujols Family Foundation
The Salvation Army
Three Square
Thunderbird Lodge Preservation Society
Truckee Community Theater
Truckee River Watershed Council
UCSF Foundation
UF Foundation
UJA-Federation of NY
University of Alaska Foundation
University of California, Berkeley Regents
University of Nevada, Reno Foundation
University of Notre Dame
USS Midway Museum
Washoe County Honorary Deputy Sheriff's Association, Inc.
Washoe County Library System
Washoe County School District
Wildlife Images Rehabilitation and Education Center
Wounded Warrior Project
Wylie Animal Rescue Foundation
YES! Youth for Environmental Sanity
Yosemite Conservancy
Young Life Tahoe Truckee