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  • Share the Love

    Your support moves those in homelessness into independence with love and dignity.

  • See How Much You Impacted the Community

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News & Features

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    “I’m being treated with dignity and respect”

    Glenn shares how the new El Dorado Navigation Center has supported him through tough times.

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    New Location, Better Collaboration

    Reno ReStart moves location and gets settles into new building.

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    Community Partner Provides Mattresses to Residents

    Mor Furniture for Less donated 100 twin mattresses to The Village on Sage Street.

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Who we are

Founded locally in 1911, the Northern California & Northern Nevada affiliate of Volunteers of America is one of the largest providers of social services in the region. We provide shelter and housing to over 3,000 men, women, and children every night.

  • 8,314

    Total guests housed or safely sheltered nightly

  • 4,900

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

  • 1,490

    Meals served daily

  • 14

    Foster youth received scholarships to attend college