Creating Stong Futures Together

Community Foundation of Western Nevada + VOAncnn

Thank you for your interest in Volunteers of America Northern California and Northern Nevada

At VOA, our mission is to change individual lives, instill hope, increase self-worth, and facilitate independence through quality housing, employment, and related supportive services.

Volunteers of America (VOA) has served local families; single men and women; seniors; and veterans in Northern Nevada since 1911. Programs include emergency shelters, affordable housing, school and academic support, life-skill classes, health and wellness, employment preparation and job placement, and more.

Your gift / grant of $1,000 to $10,000 could provide a wide range of programs and services including:

  • $1,000 could help provide life-skills and supportive services, including employment training for 4 individuals
  • $2,500 could  provide crucial mental health and supportive services to three individuals so they can address their current crisis and trauma they are experiencing
  • $5,000 could provide shelter for 50 homeless individuals or 25 families.
  • $10,000 could provide employment training and housing services to the hundreds of men and women working to get back on their feet.

VOA’s current funding priorities are:

  1. Shelter for Families and Individuals
  2. Case Management and Supportive Services for homeless families and individuals
  3. Mental Health and Supportive Services for the Chronically Homeless and Mentally Ill.

Contact Linda Grace, VOA Regional Development Officer to learn more about these exciting grant opportunities or take a program tour. | 775-327-4100

To make a grant from your Community Foundation of Western Nevada Donor Advised Fund, please contact a member of our Stewardship Team at 775-333-5499.