• ‘“Art has the power to render sorrow beautiful, make loneliness a shared experience, and transform despair into hope.” - Brenne Brown, PH.D LMSW   Inspire Your Heart with Art Day, observed annually on January 31st, is a celebration that beckons individuals to immerse themselves in the world of artistic expression. This is [...]

    Published On: January 31st, 2024|Categories: News|
  • November 11th through 18th is Hunger and Homelessness Awareness week. Sierra Community House is excited to extend a warm welcome to North Tahoe - Truckee Homeless Services (NTTHS) as our guest contributor for today's blog! ---- Every person deserves food on their plate and a roof over their head. Unfortunately, many neighbors in the [...]

    Published On: November 13th, 2023|Categories: News|
  • How wonderful to see so many of you Friday at the 33rd Annual Tahoe Chocolate & Wine Festival, Glitter and Gold. It was a lovely evening of supporters, community partners, volunteers, staff, and friends coming together to celebrate the impact of Sierra Community House in North Lake Tahoe and Truckee. Be sure to watch [...]

    Published On: November 7th, 2023|Categories: News|
  • As the holiday season quickly approaches, one way to spread abundance and gratitude is by supporting local organizations working to directly support community members in need.  Sierra Community House plays a vital role in providing assistance, support, and resources to individuals and families in need in North Lake Tahoe and Truckee through the holiday season [...]

    Published On: October 24th, 2023|Categories: News|
  • Domestic violence is a widespread issue that causes emotional and physical harm to people around the world, including in our community in North Lake Tahoe and Truckee. What's often overlooked is the connection between domestic violence and abuse toward animals. During Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Sierra Community House seeks to increase awareness of these interconnected [...]

    Published On: October 19th, 2023|Categories: News|
  • On November 3rd, from 6 to 9 PM, Sierra Community House, along with our supporters, community partners, and friends, will celebrate at our 33rd Annual Tahoe Chocolate & Wine Festival. On this special evening, we come together to recognize our progress, the support that has fueled it, and the bright future as we strengthen [...]

    Published On: October 17th, 2023|Categories: News|
  • Every October, Sierra Community House observes Domestic Violence Awareness Month. According to the National Domestic Violence Hotline, nearly 3 in 10 women (29%) and 1 in 10 men (10%) in the US have experienced rape, physical violence, and/or stalking by a partner. Our communities in North Lake Tahoe and Truckee are not immune to [...]

    Published On: October 3rd, 2023|Categories: News|
  • From September 15th to October 15th, we proudly celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and the value that the Latinx community contributes to North Lake Tahoe and Truckee. Their impact is seen in the local businesses that thrive, the educational initiatives that empower our youth, the healthcare services that keep us healthy, and the vibrant cultural events [...]

    Published On: September 28th, 2023|Categories: News|
  • "Any time I'm eating spicy noodles in a bowl, I'm happy." - Anthony Bourdain On Monday, September 25th, Rakkan Ramen will be officially opening their doors in Truckee at 10001 Soaring Way, Unit 160, and they’re marking the occasion with a special fundraiser to benefit Sierra Community House. The new noodle joint will be [...]

    Published On: September 21st, 2023|Categories: News|
  • By Nicole RossiHave you ever wondered what it’s like to work or volunteer with the Hunger Relief team? As part of our commitment to raising awareness during Hunger Action Month, we’re bringing you behind the scenes in a short Q&A with Dustin Ayers, Food Supply Coordinator at Sierra Community House! 1. What is the most [...]

    Published On: September 12th, 2023|Categories: News|