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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.

News & Features

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    Winter Triage Shelter Opens in Sacramento

    In partnership with the City of Sacramento, Volunteers of America (VOA),​ is opening a 2017 Winter Triage Shelter to bring services and housing to those most in need. Preparations are underway to get the shelter open as soon as possible.​

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    HireUp Job Fair

    This is not just another job fair! Volunteers of America, in partnership with the North State Building Industry Association, invites you to participate in HireUp on January 25th from 1pm-3pm! This unique event brings you qualified, motivated, job-ready candidates with a range of experience levels.

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    Nevada's Big Give

    Join us on March 22nd, 2018 in Nevada's Big Give! This is one extraordinary day to make a real impact - every donation you make gives Volunteers of America the chance to win financial prizes while also furthering our mission.

  • 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

  • 52

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

  • 98,086

    Meals have been served since opening Auburn Shelter in June 2015

  • 674

    Individuals are now employed because of our Employement Services program