$2.85 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 Foundation has been able to grow its charitable giving to a total of $2.85 million since its inception in 1999. Calculations of charitable giving in 2013 totaled over $350,000 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 the Charity Challenge, based on a birdie-counting pledge system.
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. In 2014, we look forward to partnering with incredible programs such as the Veterans Guest House.
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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
The Reno-Tahoe Open Saluted the Troops in 2014 with a variety of special military-themed events surrounding the tournament to benefit the men and women in our armed forces. Activities include Doctors Supporting Troops, the Patriots' Luncheon, a hospitality suite at the Reno-Tahoe Open just for military members called the Patriots' Outpost, children's activities, a static display and much more!
The Reno Tahoe Open is proud to offer complimentary tournament admission to all military including active, Reserve, military retirees and dependents to this year's event.
To find out more about the TOUR's support of the military through Birdies for the Brave, please visit www.BirdiesfortheBrave.org
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.