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Fill-a-Backpack Drive: More Info and FAQs

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With summer in full swing, we are once again collecting backpacks as part of our annual SCH Fill-A-Backpack Drive! At the Sacramento Children’s Home, we know that a bright future begins with a good education. Unfortunately, many of the children we serve lack resources for proper supplies. For children in need, something as simple as […]

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Softball League Raises $10,690 for Crisis Nursery Program

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Several commercial real estate brokerage companies and a team of individual commercial real estate brokers utilized their competitive spirit and a softball league to raise $10,690 for the Sacramento Children’s Home Crisis Nursery Program this summer. The league, organized by Socotra Capital, featured teams from CBRE, Colliers International, Newmark Knight Frank Cornish & Carey, Gallelli […]

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Residential Visits San Francisco’s Academy of Sciences

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The boys from the Sacramento Children’s Home Residential Treatment Program visited the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco last week. The Independent Learning Program and Education team coordinated the field trip. The boys watched a penguin feeding, saw newborn penguins that have yet to develop feathers, and learned about the importance of coral reefs […]

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Sacramento Children’s Home Passes COA Accreditation

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The Sacramento Children’s Home is pleased to announce it has once again passed the accreditation process provided by the Council on Accreditation (COA). COA partners with human service organizations like SCH to improve service delivery outcomes. Dependent upon an organization’s processes, COA can choose to review an organization’s accreditation every two or four years. “COA’s […]

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Community Raises More than $59,000 on Big Day of Giving

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The 2018 Big Day of Giving was a massive success, thanks to the Sacramento community. The Sacramento Children’s Home set an ambitious goal of $50,000. On Thursday, May 3, 220 generous donors came together to raise $59,299, exceeding our goal, shattering previous records and making this the biggest and best Big Day of Giving in […]

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Utah Jazz Center Rudy Gobert Partners with SCH

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Rudy Gobert of the Utah Jazz sponsored residents from the Sacramento Children’s Home to attend a game against the Sacramento Kings on March 3, 2018. The children had the opportunity to meet with the 7’1″ NBA center as well. Gobert created his foundation, “Rudy’s Kids,” with the aim of helping children in need, and partners […]

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150th Anniversary Celebration Comes to a Close

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What a year! We had an amazing time celebrating 150 years of giving children and families a better tomorrow throughout 2017, and we’re thankful for everyone who joined in on the celebration. We would not be able to provide the most comprehensive spectrum of programs without your support. Nearly 500 business leaders and dedicated supporters […]

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CEO David Baker on Capital Public Radio

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Dr. David Baker, the Sacramento Children’s Home’s new Chief Executive Officer, sat down with Capital Public Radio to discuss SCH’s outlook for 2018. Baker explained SCH’s evolution from an orphanage into implementing the county’s most comprehensive prevention, early intervention, and mental health services. “We do whatever it takes to make sure kids stay out of […]