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MONTHLY PROGRAM Brightening Birthdays
Help bring excitement and fun of birthdays and family celebrations to children at our shelter programs through the Brightening Birthdays™ initiative in the Greater Sacramento Area and Reno.
Since 1896, we have been dedicated to ending homelessness, serving the most vulnerable, and transforming our communities into safer, healthier places.
At-risk children and teens went back to school with a new backpack and school supplies from our Operation Backpack campaign
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