Premier running, biking events raise essential funds for foster children and foster families  Greenville, California – August 3, 2020 – Mountain Circle Family Services announces their 10th anniversary edition of Running with the Bears™ and the 3rd annual Bear Growl Gravel Grinder will go virtual with a combined event for 2020. The event will be held [...]

Mountain Circle is looking for a new Board Member!

Mountain Circle Family Services, Inc. is a non-profit community-based organization, which services foster children and foster families. We hold several licenses to provide as many supportive services to families and children. MCFS is licensed to provide Intensive Services Foster Care Services, adoptions, and Transitional Housing for teens preparing for successful emancipation. Additionally, MCFS has [...]

By |2020-03-23T16:03:28-07:00March 16th, 2020|Job Opportunities|0 Comments

Rockside Ranch

Happy New Year! Hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.To kick things off for 2020, Mountain Circle is very excited to announce our partnership with Rockside Ranch!  Rockside Ranch is a CCAPP certified 8-month sober living environment in Etna, CA helping young men who are in need of stability and support. Rockside [...]

By |2020-07-01T11:12:28-07:00January 8th, 2020|Events|0 Comments

Mountain Circle Toy Drive

Mountain Circle is proud to be partnering with the ‘Just Between Friends’ consignment event happening this weekend at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center. At this event families sell gently used children and maternity items at a discounted rate to help raise money for other families. This year Mountain Circle will be having a toy drive [...]

By |2020-02-09T07:59:00-08:00November 15th, 2019|Events|0 Comments

Please Welcome Emily Learn!

Hi, my name is Emily! I am the new Events Coordinator for Running with the Bears™ and Bear Growl Gravel Grinder™!I recently moved back to Chico after spending a few years in the Bay Area and Oregon where I was working as an Event Coordinator/Manager in the Hospitality Industry. I have a Bachelor’s degree in [...]

By |2020-02-05T10:20:22-08:00February 27th, 2019|Running with the Bears, Staff|0 Comments

Q & A With Dr. Degarmo: A Primer For The October 5th/6th Workshop In Reno

On October 5th and 6th, Dr. DeGarmo, a leading national expert on fostering and foster care issues, will be the featured speaker at Mountain Circle's "Strengthening the Relationship Between Social Workers and Resource Parents" workshop in Reno. As a primer for the free event, Dr. DeGarmo graciously agreed to participate in this Q&A. We've [...]

By |2020-02-05T10:27:03-08:00September 28th, 2018|Events, Reno|0 Comments

Foster Care Expert Gives Talk About Nevada’s Foster Care Crisis/Human Trafficking

September 24, 2018 Foster care is in crisis in Nevada, and across the nation, as the number of children placed into foster care in the state, due much in part to the opioid epidemic that is strangling Nevada families.  Along with this, the horrors of human trafficking also continue to challenge Nevada's foster care system, as [...]

By |2018-10-01T16:03:57-07:00September 24th, 2018|Events, Reno|0 Comments

Dr. John Degarmo is Coming to Reno!

Mountain Circle Family Services, a foster care agency serving Northern Nevada and California, is excited to host a two-day workshop on October 5th and 6th featuring Dr. John Degarmo!  Thanks to the generosity of the Terry Lee Wells Foundation, this training is completely free to Social Workers, Foster/Resource Families, and to individuals interested in providing [...]

By |2018-09-07T16:48:42-07:00September 7th, 2018|Reno, Special Events|0 Comments

Seeking Social Worker for the Nu-2-U Thrift Store

Make a positive impact on children and youth in foster care! This unique position is based out of Mountain Circle's Nu-2-U Store-- a Social Enterprise for foster care youth.  . . Each year, for tens of thousands of young people in foster care, turning 18 means losing the supports—financial, educational, social, and otherwise—that they count [...]

By |2018-08-23T15:41:45-07:00August 23rd, 2018|Job Opportunities, The Nu-2-U Store|0 Comments