• Originally Published By Moonshine Ink - June 13, 2024 By Paul Bancroft “The first time he hit me was on our one-year anniversary. That cycle of violence continued and escalated for 9 years. I was able to extract myself and my children after working with Sierra Community House’s advocates; they helped me create a [...]

    Published On: June 18th, 2024|Categories: News|
  • In a recent ValorUS Conversations podcast episode, Paul Bancroft, the Executive Director of Sierra Community House, shares his journey of starting as a young violence prevention educator and eventually working up to become Executive Director.   ValorUS is a non-profit organization based in the United States dedicated to ending sexual violence and supporting survivors. [...]

    Published On: June 3rd, 2024|Categories: News|
  • The Sierra Community House Board of Directors is happy to welcome a new member, Amie Quirarte! Amie brings a wealth of experience and passion to our team, and we had the opportunity to connect with her to learn more about her background and what inspires her to serve our community.  Can you tell us [...]

    Published On: May 31st, 2024|Categories: News|
  • Did you know that today, May 28th, is World Hunger Day? It's a day to recognize the pervasive issue of hunger that affects millions of people worldwide, including right here in our community. In the North Tahoe/Truckee area, Sierra Community House is on the front lines, providing supplemental nutritious food to 625 households every [...]

    Published On: May 28th, 2024|Categories: News|
  • NTCA and Placer County Commit to $300,000 annually for three years to help local North Tahoe/Truckee workforce find, secure, and navigate local housing challenges North Lake Tahoe-Truckee – May 27, 2024 — Sierra Community House, a nonprofit focused on empowering the North Tahoe/Truckee community through family strengthening, crisis intervention, hunger relief, housing support, and [...]

    Published On: May 27th, 2024|Categories: News|
  • kids graduation

    May 23, 2024 Truckee, CA – Sierra Community House, a non-profit organization committed to providing services and support to North Lake Tahoe and Truckee families, is excited to announce the graduation ceremony for the Family Room Program. The event, which will take place on May 23, 2024, will celebrate the achievements of close to [...]

    Published On: May 23rd, 2024|Categories: News|
  • $356,500 from Martis Fund this year will help North Tahoe/Truckee workforce to find, secure, and navigate local housing challenges May 20, 2024 North Lake Tahoe-Truckee – Sierra Community House, a nonprofit focused on empowering the North Tahoe/Truckee community through family strengthening, crisis intervention, hunger relief, housing support, and legal services, is grateful to receive [...]

    Published On: May 20th, 2024|Categories: News|
  • May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a time dedicated to shining a light on the importance of mental well-being and breaking down the barriers that prevent individuals from seeking help. At Sierra Community House, this mission is at the core of our work.   We recently had the opportunity to connect with Victim Support Advocate [...]

    Published On: May 16th, 2024|Categories: News|
  • We are proud to share about an event that took place this past Saturday with Move Mountains at the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe to honor survivors of domestic abuse and commemorate Mental Health Awareness Month.  Move Mountains brought together Mother Jane Burkhart and Daughter Lizzie Harbin, who shared their story on healing from domestic [...]

    Published On: May 13th, 2024|Categories: News|
  • Summer is around the corner, and with that comes the question of how to keep children busy and safe while school is out. Summer camps offer invaluable experiences for children and teenagers, fostering personal growth, social skills, and lifelong memories.  The Sierra Community House team has compiled a list of several summer camps and [...]

    Published On: May 8th, 2024|Categories: News|