• VOA Celebrates 125 Years!

    All month long, we will be celebrating our founding with Maud, our co-founder

    Celebrate with us!
  • Because of you, Randi's future is bright

    Read our Winter 2021 newsletter

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  • Program Spotlight: Meadowview Navigation Center

    Providing Immediate Safety to Unhoused Women

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  • COVID-19: We're in this together

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News & Features

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    VOA’s Senior Residents Receive the Vaccination

    Residents of VOA’s Affordable Housing for Seniors have reason to celebrate today: they are fully vaccinated!

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    Expanding our Services in Reno!

    There are lots of exciting things happening across Reno in our various programs!

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    Black History Month at VOA

    Throughout the month of February, we asked our employees, donors, and partners to share what Black History Month meant to them.

    See what they had to say

Who we are

We are more than a nonprofit organization. We are a ministry of service that includes nearly 400 paid, professional employees dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential.

  • 10,088

    At-risk children and teens went back to school with a new backpack and school supplies from Operation Backpack

  • 1,900

    Individuals and families sleep under a Volunteers of America roof each night in Northern California and Nevada

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    Our professional staff currently operates 52 programs from Santa Cruz, CA to Sparks, NV.

  • 674

    Individuals are now employed because of our Employement Services program