Featured image showing Sierra Senior Services' two white electric vehicles used for meal delivery service, parked in front of Sierra Senior Services building in Truckee, California.

Sierra Senior Services, With the Help of Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District Goes Green!

A Milestone Achievement for Sierra Senior Services

We are thrilled to announce a major milestone for Sierra Senior Services! Thanks to a generous grant from the Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District, we have added a new electric meal delivery vehicle to our fleet. This exciting development means that now, 50% of our meal deliveries around Lake Tahoe are emissions-free, helping to reduce our carbon footprint and contribute to cleaner air in the community.

Inline image showing a car application sticker on the side of a white EV with the words: Sierra Senior Services, local Meals on Wheel Provider, This clean-air, electric vehicle was provided in part by a grant from the Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District"

Gratitude for a Supportive Partnership

We are immensely grateful to the Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District for their support in our mission to serve the seniors of Lake Tahoe. Their commitment to clean air and environmental sustainability has had a significant impact on our operations, allowing us to continue providing vital services to those in need while also prioritizing the health of our environment.

Looking Towards a Sustainable Future

As we look ahead, we are excited about the prospect of continuing our partnership with the Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District. Together, we are not only keeping the air around Lake Tahoe clean but also ensuring that our seniors are well-fed and cared for. This collaboration exemplifies the power of community partnerships in creating positive change and making a difference in the lives of those we serve.

We extend our heartfelt thanks to the Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District for their unwavering support and dedication to our community.

“We are honored to work together towards a more sustainable and healthy future for all. Thank you for joining us in this important mission!” – Sierra Senior Services

About Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District

The Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District is dedicated to preserving and improving air quality in the Northern Sierra region. Through a combination of regulatory oversight, public education, and partnerships with community organizations, the District works tirelessly to reduce air pollution and protect public health.

By implementing stringent emission standards, conducting air quality monitoring, and enforcing compliance with clean air regulations, the District plays a vital role in safeguarding the environment and promoting sustainability. Additionally, the District engages with local businesses, residents, and stakeholders to raise awareness about the importance of clean air and inspire collective action towards a healthier future. Visit their website.

Through collaboration with organizations like Sierra Senior Services, the Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District demonstrates a commitment to supporting initiatives that benefit both the community and the environment. By investing in projects that promote emissions-free transportation and sustainability, the District showcases its dedication to creating a cleaner, greener Northern Sierra region for generations to come.

Sierra Senior Services is the local Meals on Wheels provider covering the Greater Truckee/Lake Tahoe region. We provide home-delivered meals and can make referrals for additional support services that empower seniors to continue living independently. Sierra Senior Services is a California 501-(c)-3 Non-profit Corporation · Tax ID 68-0484075 Contribute today!