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HERO’s sponsor Bread & Broth meal

Published: June 19, 2023

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — “Our hearts are filled with joy and gratitude and we are the ones blessed,” shared Darlene Winkelman as she took a short break from serving a hot and tasty meal at Bread & Broth’s Monday Meal on June 5.

Darlene, along with her fellow Harrah’s/Harveys’ HEROs members Jeff Colameco, Andrea Masavage, Sherry Newberger, and Janeen White, are all repeat Adopt A Day of Nourishment sponsor crew members.

The HEROs have been sponsoring four to six meals annually since the inception of the Adopt A Day program in 2011. Darlene, who coordinates the AAD sponsorship on behalf the Harrah’s/Harveys’ HEROs organization members, explains that “the HEROs appreciate the opportunity to serve a fantastic meal (BBQ ribs, mashed potatoes, green beans, and salad) to our community.” …Read more

July 4th Parade- Sign up to volunteer

Bread & Broth’s application to participate in this year’s City of South Lake Tahoe’s 4th of July parade has been submitted!

Thanks to Jan Young and Beth Faulconer, we have two vehicles that will be decorated and driven in the parade.  In addition to wearing patriotic red, white, and blue outfits, our B&B parade participants will be wearing B&B’s short brown aprons and red, white, & blue head pieces & buttons purchased by B&B.  We will be carrying our B&B and B&B 4 Kids banners and giving out nutrition bars to children along the parade route.

There is still time to join us as a walker in the parade! This is B&B’s first year of participating, and it will be a fun and exciting way to start off the 4th of July celebration of our country’s birthday and show Bread & Broth’s support for our community.

Please consider joining us…..the more the merrier!!! You have until June 23rd to decide to sign up as a walking participant. Below is the link that contains the electronic liability release form that the city is requiring of all parade participants.

The electronic form needs to be completed and submitted on or before June 23rd.


Note:  Name of organization participating with – St. Theresa Bread & Broth


If you decide join us, it is really important that you let me know so I can include you in our plans to transport everyone to and from the starting and finishing locations.

As we get closer to July 4th, I will be sending out more information regarding the event. However, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at any time. For more detailed information about the parade (route, starting time, etc., please see my original e-mail dated May 10th.

Thank you so much!
Carol Gerard
4th of July Parade Captain

Adopt a Day sponsorships support Bread & Broth Monday Meals

Published: June 12, 2023

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Bread & Broth’s Adopt A Day of Nourishment is a sponsorship program which began in 2011 and has been very successful in providing an opportunity for community members, businesses, churches, and organizations to financially support and participate in a Bread & Broth weekly Monday Meal dinner.

For a tax-deductible donation of $350, AAD sponsors host a designated Monday Meal. The donated funds are used to help to fill the bellies of 100 people with a hot, nutritious, well-balanced meal prepared and cooked by B&B’s talented and creative cooking teams.

The program is tailored to not only financially support the cost of the meal but to provide the opportunity for AAD sponsors and their AAD crew to assist at their designated Monday Meal. Arriving at 3 p.m., the AAD crew members join the regular B&B volunteers in setting up the meal, bagging food ‘giveaway bags, manning the serving line at 4 p.m. when the dinner guests are invited in, and then from 5:30 until 6 p.m., helping with the meal’s cleanup…Read more

Loyal Order of Moose sponsors Bread & Broth dinner

Published: June 5, 2023

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — “The South Lake Tahoe Moose club believes in giving back to our community and we are happy to be a part of a Bread & Broth Adopt A Day of Nourishment meal. Its fun to help,” shared Kathy Sharp, a SLT Moose Lodge No. 1632 Trustee.

Joining Kathy were fellow Women of the Moose members Dana Boatwright (treasurer), Kathy Dubois (chairperson), Kathleen Hicks (secretary), and Kim Weiss (chairman). These ladies of the Moose Lodge were a great addition to the Monday Meal served at St. Theresa’s Grace Hall on May 22… Read more

Volunteers Sought for Grace Hall Quarterly Deep Cleaning – June 28 at 10am

Check your calendars! Are you available on Wednesday, June 28 at 10am to volunteer with Bread & Broth? Janet and Mary Ann are leading the quarterly deep cleaning at Grace Hall and are seeking volunteers.

The deep cleaning will begin at 10am and go until around 2pm. This deep cleaning is key to B&B’s health department permit.

Please respond to this message if you can attend or have questions. We’ll put you on the volunteer roster for the day.

Thank you! Janet and Mary Ann

Contact:  Mary Ann: Email:-

Flatstick Pub raises $1,445 for Bread & Broth 4 Kids

Published: May 26, 2023

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – During the month of April, Bread & Broth 4 Kids (BB4K) volunteers hosted a booth at Flatstick Pub to raise money for the weekend food bag program. Flatstick donated $1 to the organization for every round of mini golf played and for every beer purchased all day on Sundays during the month. A total of $1,445 was raised during the month.

The BB4K School Weekend Food Bag Program provides seven single-serving meals, fruit, and snacks for food-insecure children in the Lake Tahoe Unified School District each Friday. This gives them much-needed food over the weekend when away from free school lunches.

Bread & Broth thanks not only Flatstick Pub for their generosity in selecting BB4K to participate in their Sunday FUNDay program but also the South Lake Tahoe community and visitors to the area for supporting the B&B organization… Read more

LTUSD receives ‘Single Focus’ updates; encourages community donations for food drive

Published: May 17, 2023

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Lake Tahoe Unified School District board member Lauri Kemper shared highlights from visiting school sites for Staff Appreciation Week and visiting Bijou Community School for the Caesar Chavez Readers Theater performance at the recent board meeting.

Kemper noted that this “is an exciting time of year … and that there is a lot of good energy in the air.”

Superintendent Dr. Todd Cutler encouraged community members to donate non-perishable food items to the South Tahoe High School S Club for the Bread and Broth for Kids Food Drive…Read more

Bread & Broth thanks Sierra Sotheby’s for support

Published: May 16, 2023

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — “This is our second time this year volunteering at Bread & Broth and we love that we are giving back to our beautiful community,” shared Andrea King, a Realtor at the Sierra Sotheby’s International Realty’s South Lake Tahoe office.

Joining Andrea from Sierra Sotheby’s was Ellen Camacho, the office’s managing broker, and Kathy Hyde, office administrator. This Adopt A Day of Nourishment crew hosted B&B’s Monday Meal at St. Theresa’s Grace Hall on May 1…Read more

Bread & Broth thanks Heavenly Mountain Resort

Published: May 10, 2023

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – The dinner guests attending Bread & Broth’s (B%B) Monday Meal on April 24 were treated to tri-tip steaks marinated in BBQ sauce, sweet potato fries, a garden salad, rolls, and a variety of drinks and desserts. This very special dinner served at St. Theresa Grace Hall was sponsored by Vail’s Heavenly Mountain Resort and the tri-tip steaks were donated by Smart & Final.

The outstanding meal was put together by B&B’s talented cooks and the B&B volunteers along with the Adopt A Day (AAD) crew volunteers from Heavenly. All of the serving volunteers and AAD crew members worked hard to put together the food ‘giveaway’ bags, welcome the dinner guests, serve the dinner, and get Grace Hall cleaned up after the happy and well-fed guests departed Grace Hall to return home for the evening…Read more