Heavenly personnel support Bread & Broth’s Monday meals

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Thanks to Vail’s Epic Promise Grant, two of their local resorts will once again be hosting monthly Bread & Broth Monday Meal “Adopt A Day of Nourishment” sponsorships.

On June 20, Michael Blake, Steve Kremer, Hannah Raudebaugh, Armando Shalhoub, and Ty Vanatta, all members of Heavenly’s Resort retail department, joined the B&B volunteers to help with the Monday Meal’s setup, serving and cleanup.

As always, Vail team members are a wonderful asset in helping B&B provide a hot, nutritious, full-course meal to those community members who join B&B for their Monday evening dinner served at St. Theresa Grace Hall from 4 to 5:30 p.m. In addition to the hot meal, the dinner guests can pick up bags of food, get second servings, and receive containers of leftover food at the end of the meal…Read more

Sierra Sotheby’s hosts ‘Adopt A Day of Nourishment’

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Hosting Bread & Broth’s first Adopt A Day of Nourishment since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020, the AAD crew members from Sierra Sotheby’s International Realty were a real pleasure to have helping at the B&B Monday Meal on June 6.

In addition to Ellen Camacho, who arranged the Sierra Sotheby’s Adopt A Day, the Sotheby’s team consisted of Demain Black, Kathy Hyde, and Andrea King and her son, Milo.

Thanks to Sierra Sotheby’s AAD $300 sponsorship donation, the B&B cooking and serving teams were able to serve up chicken fajitas, pinto beans, green garden salad, mix fruit salad, desserts and drinks to the dinner guests who came to St. Theresa Grace Hall. In addition to the hot and tasty dinner, the clients received bags of food consisting of fresh fruit and vegetables, meat, breads/pastries, dairy products, and various other staples.  Dinner guests were also able to enjoy ‘seconds’ and dinner ‘take home’ servings…Read more

Bread & Broth 4 Kids Summer Program begins this month

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — The St. Theresa Bread & Broth 4 Kids Summer Program begins June 29 and will continue every Wednesday through Aug. 24.

Free food will be distributed weekly to children to ensure that every child has access to nutritious meals and snacks during the summer break from school. Children who have access to the free or reduced lunch program during the school year often have limited food resources during the summer, and the B&B Summer Program hopes to meet that need.

Food will be distributed at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church, Grace Hall each Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Any child up to the age of 18 can come alone or with a parent or legal guardian to pick up free, nutritious kid-friendly food…Read more

Bread & Broth resumes the “Adopt A Day of Nourishment” program

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Bread & Broth (B&B) is extremely excited to announce the Monday Meal “Adopt A Day of Nourishment” sponsor program is back! Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the last B&B “Adopt A Day of Nourishment” was on March 9, 2020. Then, no one could imagine it would be the last Monday Meal B&B would serve for 24 months.

The last Monday Meal “Adopt A Day of Nourishment” was hosted by The Democrat Club of South Lake Tahoe. The Democrat Club donated funds to host the weekly Monday Meal full-course dinner. The donated funds cover food, utility, and dinner supply costs. Club members Connie Alcamo, Cathy Cliff, Aletha and Pete Nelligan, and Barbara Riley did a great job helping B&B volunteers with setup, serving, and cleanup.

The Democrat Club and other past sponsors find the experience of hosting and participating in a B&B dinner to be truly rewarding. Sponsorship allows the opportunity to see firsthand the impact of donating time and money to host a full-course dinner for those in need….Read more

Barton Health to award $100K to nonprofits engaged in health, well being of Tahoe

April 14,2022

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Guided by the results of the Community Health Needs Assessment, Barton Health Foundation partners with local nonprofits to support programs and initiatives that are aimed at addressing unmet health needs.

Mental health, substance use, and access to care rank highest among a long list of concerns in the Lake Tahoe region.

Barton Health Foundation awards grants to nonprofits that provide support for members of the community who face these issues. $100,000 will be awarded through the Barton Health Foundation Community Health Grants program…Read more

Help “Cram-A-Cruiser ” with Bread & Broth 4 Kids in South Lake Tahoes

Event Date:
April 23, 2022 – 10:00am

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Bread & Broth 4 Kids is asking the local community for help in filling a South Lake Tahoe Police cruiser full of food for its weekend food program. Each week, food-insecure students from Lake Tahoe Unified School District get a bag of food for the weekend when school breakfast and lunch programs are not available. Bread & Broth 4 Kids also provides weekly food during the summer.

“Cram-A-Cruiser” is being held on Saturday, April 23 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Grocery Outlet, 2358 Lake Tahoe Blvd., South Lake Tahoe.

Please stop by Cram-a-Cruiser with a cash donation or help us fill up the cruiser with non-perishable food from their wish list: canned soup, canned ravioli, canned spaghetti, small cans of tuna and chicken, beef jerky, small cups of instant Mac & Cheese, packets of instant oatmeal, granola bars, fruit cups, small boxes of raisins(1 oz), nuts, crackers with cheese, peanut butter. All in single servings please – peanut butter and jelly in plastic containers. Cereal is okay too as those boxes go home on holiday weekends…Read more

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April 23 – CRAM-A-CRUISER

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Benefits the B&B 4 Kids program

This event will be held at Grocery Outlet from 10:00 – 3:00 on Saturday, April 23rd. Please see the attached flyer for more information on the type of food donations that are needed.    Christy and Paula would appreciate any help with this event.  If you can volunteer for a morning or afternoon shift for this event, please contact Christy at slocumsrus@msn.com.

Bread & Broth resumes traditional free, hot meal services in South Lake Tahoe


SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – After two years of modified services for the local food-insecure community due to the pandemic, Bread & Broth has announced they are resuming hot meal services. The hot meals will replace the food bag giveaways they provided two days per week for the past 24 months.

Starting Friday, March 4, Second Serving meals will return to the Lake Tahoe Community Presbyterian Church located at 2733 Lake Tahoe Blvd., South Lake Tahoe. From 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. each Friday, the meals will consist of a soup and a simple entree (lasagna, chili dogs, pasta dishes, etc.). Dinner guests will be provided with “giveaway” bags containing canned goods, bread, and pastries, based on the availability of food items.

Then, on Monday, April 4, Bread & Broth will return to serving Monday Meals, providing a full-course, nutritious hot meal with second servings, “to go” and food “giveaway” bags filled with dairy products, fruits, vegetables, bread, and more. These dinners will be provided each Monday from 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. at St. Theresa Grace Hall, 1041 Lyons Avenue, South Lake Tahoe….Read more

Bread & Broth seeks volunteers for Monday Meals program

March 23, 2022

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Bread & Broth plans to return to its traditional, pre-COVID, Monday Meals program in April but are in need of volunteers.

After two years of packing food for distribution each week, B&B said it is excited to return to cooking hot meals and serving guests.

The Monday Meals will be held from 4-5:30 p.m. each Monday at Grace Hall, inside St. Theresa Catholic Church…Read more