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25 Ways to Support the Sacramento Children’s Home

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With the generous support of donors and nearly 800 volunteers annually, the Sacramento Children’s Home is able to successfully work to reduce child abuse and neglect in our region. In 2017, the Office of the Governor and California Volunteers named the Sacramento Children’s Home the Governor’s Volunteering and Service Awards Nonprofit of the Year. We […]

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In the News: An Adopted Family Receives Gifts

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Through our Holiday Giving Program, we also have an Adopt-a-Family sub-program. Each year, generous individuals, groups and organizations fulfill the holiday wishes of 1,200 children served by SCH programs. But recently, we’ve noticed a growing need to further support the entire family. These families often lack the resources to provide for their children during the […]

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Thank You for a Successful Giving Tuesday

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Because of support from our community, the Sacramento Children’s Home raised over $10,000 on Giving Tuesday 2018! To everyone who supported us through a donation, a Facebook fundraiser and/or a simple social media share, THANK YOU. #GivingTuesday is a global giving movement held on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. There’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and now […]

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SMUD Installs Crisis Nursery Nature Trail

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Our north Crisis Nursery has a brand new nature trail, thanks to SMUD and Team Giving. As part of its annual #SMUDCaresDay, SMUD—in coordination with Team Giving—allocated over 100 of its employees to the north Crisis Nursery to build the interactive trail for the children served by the nursery. In addition, the team painted inside […]

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CHP Cadets Volunteer at Sacramento Children’s Home

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Nearly 60 California Highway Patrol cadets volunteered their time at the Sacramento Children’s Home on August 25. The cadets arrived at the Children’s Home about 7 a.m. to begin service projects around the main campus, located at 2750 Sutterville Road. The larger group split into smaller task forces, which then painted cottages, restored desks for […]

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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 […]