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    Vietnam Veteran John Housed After 34 Years On the River

    After serving in Vietnam, John spent 34 years living on the river. He is now housed and is thriving! Hear John's story in his own words.

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    Your Hope and Love Can Change Lives

    November 5th was VOA-NCNN's first virtual Shelter from the Storm event in Reno. Thank you to all who joined us to celebrate success stories and raise funds for vital programs in Northern Nevada - all from the comfort of your home.

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    New 100 bed women's Shelter open in Sacramento

    The Meadowview Navigation Center provides immediate safety to women experiencing homelessness in Sacramento

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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.

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

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    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.

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    Individuals are now employed because of our Employement Services program