DWR Center Grants


The purpose of the DWR Center is to provide an economical and collaborative environment for non-profit organizations.  The Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation provides operational grant support through DWR Center Resident Grants, DWR Center Storage Space Grants and DWR Center Room Use Grants.  These grants are awarded to non-profit, public charities and are annually renewable.

History: The Donald W. Reynolds Community Non-Profit Center


  • Resident Grants
  • Storage Space Grants
  • Meeting room Use Grant
  • Resident Organizations

Resident Grants

Non-Profit Requirements

  • Be recognized by the IRS as a tax exempt agency, 501(c)3 public charity
  • Be incorporated in the State of Nevada or registered as a foreign entity with the State of Nevada
  • Provide quality programs and services to the Incline Village/Crystal Bay/Kings Beach community
  • Actively participate in collaborative programs and services within the Incline Village/Crystal Bay/Kings Beach region
  • Capable of staffing DWR Center office, at minimum 20 hours per week
  • Demonstrate good governance practices and agency sustainability
  • Demonstrated capacity to meet the DWR Center Resident Grant Match requirement

The DWR Center Resident Grant Information Packet provides an overview of the application process, award information, and grantee requirements.

 Please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 775-298-0188 regarding availability of DWR Center Resident Office Space.
 

Storage Space Grants

Agency Requirements

  • Be recognized by the IRS as a tax exempt agency; 501(c)3 public charity, government agency, school and/or faith-based organization in good standing
  • Be incorporated in Nevada or California; in good standing with respective state
  • Actively participate in collaborative programs and services within the Incline Village/Crystal Bay/Kings Beach region
  • Provide quality services and programs to the Incline Village/Crystal Bay/Kings Beach community

We are not currently accepting applications for storage space as we have no vacancies at this time.  If you would like to be put on our waiting list, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Meeting Room Use Grants

Agency Requirements

  • Be recognized by the IRS as a tax exempt agency; 501(c)3 public charity, government agency, school and/or faith-based organization in good standing
  • Be incorporated in Nevada or California; in good standing with respective state
  • Actively participate in collaborative programs and services within the Incline Village/Crystal Bay/Kings Beach region
  • Provide quality services and programs to the Incline Village/Crystal Bay/Kings Beach community

Use Agreement

If your agency meets the above requirements, please contact us for a Meeting Room Use Grant Agreement and a DWR Center User Handbook at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

View a sample Meeting Room Use Grant Agreement

View the 2016 DWR Center User Handbook

DWR Center Resident Non-Profits

American Red Cross, Nevada Region
Preventing and alleviating human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
 
Classical Tahoe
Classical Tahoe, formerly the Lake Tahoe SummerFest, is a world-class celebration of the arts that enriches the cultural, educational, and economic vitality of Lake Tahoe. We provide exceptional classical music performances by musicians from the best orchestras in the world, and innovative and inspiring educational programs to local, national, and international audiences.
 
Girls on the Run - Sierras
Inspiring girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.
 
Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival
Presenting inspirational Shakespeare-based theater and other entertainment of the highest quality that will attract a broad audience including visitors to our region, and delivering exceptional educational and outreach programs that draw wide participation from all areas of our community.
 
Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation
Building prosperity through leadership, partnership and philanthropy.
 
Rotary District 5190 Community Fund
Rotary is an organization of business and professional leaders united worldwide who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations and help build goodwill and peace in the word.
 
Simmaron Research
Playing a key role in developing scientific research to improve diagnosis, treatment and medical understanding of CFS/ME
and other neuroimmune diseases.
 
SOS Outreach
Inspiring youth to make positive decisions for healthy and successful lives.
 
Tahoe Fund
Enhancing the extraordinary natural environment of the Lake Tahoe Basin by building broad support and funding for public projects and programs that restore and sustain the Lake for the enjoyment of current and future generations.
 
Tahoe Institute for Natural Science
Advancing the natural history, conservation, and ecosystem knowledge of the Tahoe Region through science, education, and outreach.
 
Tahoe Prosperity Center
Uniting Tahoe's communities to strengthen regional prosperity.
 
Tahoe SAFE Alliance
Committed to ending the incidence and trauma of intimate partner/domestic violence, sexual violence and child abuse in the North Lake Tahoe and Truckee.
 

For more information on our programs, please contact:

Megan Weiss
Director of Programs & Services
775-298-0188
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