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How to Stick to New Year’s Resolutions — Involve a Charity - Each year, you diligently map out your goals for the upcoming year, New Year’s resolutions aimed at bettering yourself, personal development, growth, change, and/or finally just kicking that bad habit you’ve struggled with. And each year, you struggle to keep the consistency and hit your goals. The Sacramento Children’s Home understands. New Year’s resolutions are […]
SCH Surprises Crisis Nursery Family with Christmas Gifts - This year, the Sacramento Children’s Home’s Holiday Giving Program will provide gifts to close to 3,000 local children. Additionally, the community adopted over 110 SCH families this December. The adopted families all receive some type of service from the Sacramento Children’s Home, such as counseling, care at our Crisis Nursery, home visitations through eVIBE, or […]
Sacramento Children’s Home Partners with Office of the Governor, First Partner for Annual Tree Lighting - The 88th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting event took place at the State Capitol in Sacramento on Thursday, December 6. Governor Gavin Newsom, First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom, California Volunteers, and the Sacramento Children’s Home were all on hand on the West Capitol steps in a partnership to inspire giving back to the community. “This sense […]
In the News: Good Day Sacramento Highlights Luxe for Life - Luxe for Life, our annual fall fundraising gala, is coming up on Saturday, November 23. To share more info about our event, we invited Cambi Brown and Good Day Sacramento to our Crisis Nursery to highlight the event’s beneficiary. Listen in as our Director of Philanthropy, Todd Koolakian, shares more information about Luxe for Life, […]
Sacramento Regional Transit Supports Sacramento Children’s Home with Holiday Bus - Sacramento Regional Transit announced it will support the Sacramento Children’s Home this holiday season through its annual holiday bus. Each year, SacRT provides bus rides free to riders during the month of December. Instead of paying a bus fare, riders are encouraged to make a cash donation. All donations made on the bus during its […]
In the News: Crisis Nursery Spotlight - The Sacramento Children’s Home Crisis Nursery is the beneficiary of the Sacramento Century Challenge, organized by the Rotary Club of Sacramento. The ride sees over 1,000 cyclists participate in one of four routes, varying in length from 16 to 100 miles. Last year’s effort raised a donation of approximately $115,000 for the nursery, and our […]
In the News: Youth Collect Backpacks for Fill-a-Backpack Drive - Our friend Pearson participated in the annual Fill-a-Backpack Drive once again, collecting even more backpacks this year than he did last! If you recall, Pearson used a Facebook fundraiser last year to collect money, which he then used to purchase 50 backpacks and school supplies for each, reaching his personal goal. His family put the […]
In the news: The Source featured on KCRA, ABC 10, in the Sac Bee - The Sacramento Children’s Home is excited to share recent media coverage of the launch of our new, free program for foster youth and families—The Source. The program, featuring a crisis hotline accessible via phone, text or online instant chat, officially launched on June 3. On June 5, the Sacramento Bee covered the launch in an […]
Fill-a-Backpack Drive: More Info and FAQs - 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 […]
Sacramento Children’s Home Launches 24-Hour Crisis Support for Foster Youth - The Sacramento Children’s Home is excited to announce that it has implemented a new, free, 24/7 support service for foster youth and resource families living in Sacramento County. The program, titled “The Source,” connects foster youth up to age 21 and resource families to licensed professionals who provide guidance, support, and connection to critical resources. […]