Sierra Roots serves the chronically homeless people of Nevada County, California, many of whom have been homeless for years & have severe disabilities such as mental illness, substance abuse disorder, and chronic health problems. These are among the most vulnerable people in our society and they are among the most costly to our community, requiring a disproportionate amount of public health and public health services.

Sierra Roots, in partnership with the public, philanthropic, non-profit & private sector stakeholders, addresses this urgent issue by improving the quality of life in the local community, and serving the chronically homeless & others in need.

Please consider donating to Sierra Roots today, by clicking on the link below and give the amount that is right for you. We thank you for supporting our homeless friends, who depend on your donations for the comforts of life. We have set an ambitious goal of raising $70,000 to cover all our expenses in 2019. Thanks so much!

2019 Operational Budget Goal is $70,000


As of June 30, our  income for 2019 was $51,146, including $8,985 of income from our May 29 Community Builder Dinner. 

Heartfelt gratitude and thanks to our supporters for your generous donations of money and volunteer time for the mission of Sierra Roots!

Fundraising Thermometer by Susie Nelson as a gift to Sierra Roots

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