We are proud to be the beneficiary of the 2nd annual Golden Tampon Drive! Started by Shanda Golden, a Reno business owner, the drive's goal is to help the women in VOA's Northern Nevada Shelter with hygiene and health needs to ultimately restored their strength and dignity.
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Birdies for Charity
We invite you to support us through Birdies for Charity, an exciting fundraising program for the Barracuda Championship! The pledge campaign is from May 18th to June 4th. The Barracuda will take place this year from July 30th to August 5th! Learn more about how you can be a part of our campaign!
Mather Community Campus Graduation
Our Mather Community Campus is pleased to announce the Class of 2018 Graduation Celebration! The graduation is on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 and will be beginning at 7:00 p.m. On the lawn of our campus 3587 Bleckely Street, Mather, CA. This event is open to the public, so please join us to celebrate our graduates.
Who we are
We are more than a nonprofit organization. We are a ministry of service that includes nearly 16,000 paid, professional employees dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential. We have all "volunteered" to answer the call to serve.
At-risk children and teens went back to school with a new backpack and school supplies from Operation Backpack
Individuals and families sleep under a Volunteers of America roof each night in Northern California and Nevada
Our professional staff currently operates 52 programs from Santa Cruz, CA to Sparks, NV.
Meals have been served since opening Auburn Shelter in June 2015
Individuals are now employed because of our Employement Services program