December 2015 - Edgewood Companies selected 13 nonprofits from around the South Lake Tahoe area. Each received a donation ranging from $1,000 to $2,500, for a total of $22,000.
The organizations are:
Austin's House, which provides shelter and care for up to 10 children between the ages of birth to 18
Boys & Girls Clubs of South Lake Tahoe and Carson City/Carson Valley, which inspire young people to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens
Carson Valley Community Food Closet, a food bank in Gardnerville
CASA El Dorado, a court appointed special advocate program for abused and neglected children
Christmas Cheer, a year-round food distribution center
Douglas County Senior Services, committed to creating opportunities that allow older residents of Douglas County to remain independent and active
Salvation Army, which helped more than 30 million people with life's basic necessities in 2008
South Lake Tahoe Family Resource Center, which aims to enable individuals and families to achieve self-sufficiency
Live Violence Free, dedicated to improving the emotional, social, and economic condition of women and families in the community
St. Gall and Our Lady of Tahoe Catholic churches, which distribute food, clothing, furniture and more to the needy
Tahoe Youth and Family Services, which promotes the healthy development of children, youth, and families by providing counseling, education and support services.