The Tahoe Brewfest received the Tahoe Chamber's Honorable Mention in the 'Tourism' category at the annual Blue Ribbon Awards on Thursday 8th November. The Club was very proud to come second place, beating some of the South Shore's top businesses and events, and showing just how far the Brewfest has come in only two years. Nicole Marsel, our Events and Fundraising Director, did an incredible job growing and improving the event this year and we are already planning for the 1st June 2019 - save the date!
In the 2017/2018 school year, 269 children in our community qualified as homeless under the McKinney-Vento guidelines. This is not to say that they are sleeping on the streets, but that they are in a motel, living with an extended relative, or sharing one home for multiple families. This can have a devastating effect upon a child's mental and physical health and academic success. How [...]
On a cold but beautiful day, the 25th Annual Boys and Girls Club of Lake Tahoe Golf Classic took place at Edgewood Tahoe. For 25 years Edgewood has been playing host to our charity tournament. In addition to the course, Edgewood provides the carts, food, and beverages 100% free of charge to the Club, at an estimated value of $25,000 each year. Add to the money that we have raised from the event, this equals an estimated $1.5 million in assistance to the Club over the quarter century.
The Club is all about brave and bold new steps these days. Last year it was our supper program, in a couple of years it will be a brand new building, and today it is switching our Golf Classic silent auction to being ONLINE!