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Your Gift Helps Us:  

  • Enable the Joy and Mastery of Glider Flight for All  

  • Inspire Youth in STEM Through the Magic of Aviation and Glider Flight 

  • Ensure a Vibrant, Healthy Truckee Tahoe Soaring Association Now and in the Future  


Your fully tax-deductible gift will help TTSA remain a vibrant, world-renowned gliderport, develop youth interest in STEM disciplines, and keep our sport alive for generations to come. Use the secure form above to make your tax-deductible donation today, also check below for other ways to donate! 

These are challenging economic times for TTSA as our operational and capital expenses continue to rise faster than the revenues we receive from adventure rides and other glider services. In 2023 we are also facing a significant lease increase along with costs for new equipment which could force us to limit operations and curtail programs. 

Truckee-Tahoe Soaring Association (TTSA) is a 501c3  non-profit organization and a world-renowned gliderport at the Truckee Tahoe Airport in Truckee California.  Charitable donations and grants cover a majority of the costs of our Youth STEM Soaring Academy programs which we offer free of charge or at minimal cost; we also rely on donations to cover some of our expenses for facilities, equipment, repairs, and other gliderport operations.  

The revenues that we receive from scenic adventure flights, instruction, tows, memberships, tie-downs, and other glider services are used to cover our costs in providing these services. We rely on charitable donations and grants to cover the costs of our Youth STEM Soaring Academy programs.    

Other Ways to Donate:​

Send a Check to: 

Truckee-Tahoe Soaring Association 

P.O. Box 2657

Truckee, CA 96160

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Donate Directly from your IRA
If you are at least 70 1/2 years old, consider making a pre-tax donation to TTSA directly from your IRA - Click here to find out how.
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