MAP's 30th Anniversary!


Thank you to all of the sponsors, MAP legacy members, auction donors, volunteers and attendees of the Sierra Forage Barn Party, MAP’s 30-year anniversary celebration! We had a wonderful evening at Jackass Ridge Ranch celebrating three decades of environmental advocacy work in the Truckee-Tahoe region. Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors and guests who attended the event MAP raised $127,000, making it the largest fundraising event to date!

The Board and Staff of Mountain Area Preservation would like to thank all of our Event Sponsors: Holliday Development, Northstar & Epic Promise, Truckee-Tahoe Lumber Company, Pamela Hurt Associates, Cabona’s, Greg Hovorka, Vista Investments & Best-Western Plus Truckee-Tahoe Hotel, JARCO, Martis Camp and Shute, Mihaly & Weinberger. In-kind Sponsors: Alibi Ale Works, Vintages Wine Company, Turley Wine,  Gallery 5830’ and Villager Nursery.

Thank you to our MAP Legacy Members for your support: Thomas & Carla Stokes, Rick & Gail Stephens, David & Cindy Stanley, Dave Giacomini, Lance & Emily Conn, Doug Graham, Michael & Carol Sabarese, Timothy Lombard & Celia Howe, John & Gina Biondi, Ken & Lynne Weakley, Ali Youssefi, Betsy Cole & Chris Ryman.

Additionally, we are so grateful for the donation pledges we received at the event and after by the following donors: Patricia Magruder, Tim & Deb Stansell, Russell & Joan Jones, Val Kelly & Buffalo Cano, Colleen Williams, Robert and Kathie Green, Tanzy Maxfield, Rolf Godon, Brendan & Nikki Riley, Carol Pauli, Anne Palmer, Mike & Laura Ryan, Georgine Casella, Joyce Grunauer, Ginger Ensele, Amy Bricker, Nancy & Max Gisko, Trinkie Watson, Ken & Lynne Weakley, Terry & Lynne Baker, Richard Taylor, Jan & Louise Zabriskie, Ali Youseffi, Lyn Bright, Hans Wawin & Roxanne Duffield, Tom Engberg, Donny & Janie Friend, Kevin Murphy and Ernie Grossman.

Thank you to our Auction Donors: Backstreet Framers, Ben Rodgers Wood Burned Art, Bran Henery Ceramics, Greywood Design, Nancy Holliday, Quail Lane Press, Riverside Studios, Jeremy Jensen Photography, Trilogy Spa, Stokes Pottery, Patagonia, California Academy of Science, Disneyland, Nevada Museum of Art, Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe, Mountain Bounty, Coffee Bar, 50/50 Brewery, New Moon Natural Foods, Dan Hass, Levi’s Strauss & Co., Billy McCullough, Ronnie Colby, Ben Trustman, The Pour House, Truckee River Winery, Aloha Massage, Fountain Metal Works, La La Jewelry, Homewood Resort, Northstar Resort, North Tahoe Adventures, Tahoe Sports Hub, Cottonwood, Plumpjack’s, Truckee Tavern, Wolfedale’s, Cabona’s, Cooking Gallery, Mountain Hardware, REI, Tahoe Mountain Sports, The Cedar House Sports Hotel, Sorensen’s Resort, Joanne’s Stained Glass, Jan & Lisa Holan, Joanie Ollar, Krista Tranquilla, Carole Sesko, Namaste, Michael Kruger, Elizabeth Carmel and Mountain Home Center.

Thank you to our Event Vendors: Jenni Charles & Jesse Dunn of Dead Winter Carpenters + Pete Charles, Tahoe Photo Bus Company and bar service by Mountain Beverage Solutions. Caterer Tommy Adkins of EATS Cooking Co.