Eat Pizza – Give Hope

University Place MOD Pizza Fundraiser This Friday! April 2024 marks the 23rd anniversary of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a nationwide movement to end sexual violence. Every year, Rebuilding Hope sees this time as an opportunity to reach new folks who may not be familiar with our services while also reconnecting with YOU, the community that…

Meet Soiree Keynote Nicole Stephens

Nicole Stephens first connected with Rebuilding Hope in 2015 when she attended a 30-hour Advocate Core training offered through our Education Program. That same year, Nicole began serving on the Washington State Sexual Assault Forensic Examination Best Practices Advisory Group (SAFE) as a Survivor Representative. As a new member of SAFE, Nicole took it upon…

Bremerton Office Now Open

We’re thrilled to announce that Kitsap County residents can now access in-person advocacy and therapy support at our new, centrally-located Bremerton office! Since becoming the state-accredited sexual assault center for Kitsap County in July of last year, our team has been working diligently to find a secure location that is easily accessible to as many…

Giving Hope for the Holidays!

Giving Hope for the Holidays! It’s that time again! We need your help to raise $40,000 for victim-survivors in Pierce and Kitsap counties during our Hope for the Holidays campaign! This year, we’re thrilled to share that the Washington Law Center has pledged to MATCH the first $10,000 in donations – so if you give…

Rebuilding Hope Celebrates the End of Sexual Assault Kit Backlog

Rebuilding Hope Celebrates the End of Sexual Assault Kit Backlog On Thursday, October 26, Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson called a press conference to make a historic announcement – Washington State’s backlog of over 10,000 untested sexual assault kits has effectively been eliminated. The backlog is a nationwide crisis dating back to the 1980s.…

Teal Team Launch!

Increase your impact with collective giving We’re excited to announce that we just launched the Teal Team – a monthly giving club that ensures that Rebuilding Hope can offer victim-survivors consistent services and support, and enables us to plan for future growth. Joining the Teal Team is an easy way to turn donations, no matter…

Kitsap County Here We Come…

Rebuilding Hope Expands Sexual Assault Services We’re honored and excited to share that we’ve been selected by the Office of Crime Victims Advocacy to begin providing sexual assault support services to Kitsap County! This transition is bittersweet, as we look back on the legacy of Kitsap Support, Advocacy, and Counseling (KSAC), a long-standing pillar of…

Prevention Education Program Expansion

Welcome Krystle & Grace! Thanks to a recent award from the City of Tacoma, we have been able to expand our Prevention Education program with the addition of two new Prevention Advocates! Krystle Haga and Grace Strensland joined Education and Resource Coordinator Ash Powers in May, taking this program from a one-person operation to a…

Strategic Planning Survey

Now through May 31, we’re collecting input from as many community members as possible as part of a robust strategic planning process. As Pierce County continues to grow around us, unfortunately, so does the demand for the services that we provide victims and survivors. Right now, we see a critical need to plan for the…