$2.5 Million Donated to Area Nonprofits To-Date!
The mission of the Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation, a not-for-profit Nevada corporation, is to conduct a PGA TOUR sanctioned professional golf tournament that will:
The Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation is a non-profit charitable organization recognized under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It was established in 1999 for the purpose of generating funds to operate the Reno-Tahoe Open an official PGA TOUR event at Montrêux Golf and Country Club in Reno, NV. After the Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation reaches its operational goals the RTO Foundation supports other qualified Northern Nevada Charitable organizations (read more). Contributions to the Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation, Inc. are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.
The Reno-Tahoe Open salutes the troops and creates a variety of special military-themed events surrounding the Reno-Tahoe Open to benefit the men and women in our armed forces.
The Military Initiative of the 2012 Reno-Tahoe Open included:
To learn more about the military outreach and the variety of special events relating to the Salute to Troops, please contact the Reno-Tahoe Open at 775.322.3900 or email us.
The Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation has been able to grow its charitable giving to a total of $2.5 million since its inception in 1999. Calculations of charitable giving in 2012 totaled over $220,000 alone. The Foundation intention is to give back even more to local nonprofits and the Washoe County School District through its two donation programs, U.S. Bank's Chip in For Schools and Birdies for Charity®.
Continuing our promise to Salute the Troops, the Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation was also proud to bring back the variety of military activities that occur on-site at the Reno-Tahoe Open.
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The Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation is proud to announce the successful return of the U.S. Bank's Chip in For Schools program in 2012, an outstanding success over the past 2 years with over $30,000 raised for area schools and their programs.
Children participating in the U.S. Bank's Chip in For Schools program have the least expensive ticket available, just $15 per ticket as opposed to $20 online or at the gate, and the school keeps 100% of every dollar. Chip in For Schools vouchers are on sale now through participating children and at all area U.S. Bank branch locations!
We thank U.S. Bank for its ongoing support of this program and their dedication to education in our community.
Learn more by contacting the Reno-Tahoe Open at 775.322.3900 or email Info@RenoTahoeOpen.com.
Since our inception in 1999, the Reno-Tahoe Open Foundation has aided numerous charities such as these. Contact us at 775-322-3900 if you would like to become involved.
Business Network International
Explorers (Learning For Life)
Foster Grandparent's Program
Licensing Executive Society
McClelland Laboratories Sparks HS Golf Tourn
Nevada Foundation for Consumer Education
Nevada State Fair
North Lake Tahoe Community Health Care Auxiliary
Our Lady of Grace School
PGA TOUR (dist to their selected charities)
Professional Ski Instructors Association
Reno Sunrise Rotary Sporting Clay Shoot
St. Jude Children's Hospital
Sweet Melissa Fund
Truckee-Donner Soroptimist Club
YMCA of the Sierra