News & Media
September 10, 2019
Volunteers of America Launches Ad Campaign on Moral Injury to Coincide with World Suicide Prevention Day, Sept. 10
Volunteers of America will unveil a new campaign on moral injury in New York’s Times Square to coincide with World Suicide Prevention Day.
August 30, 2019
VOA's annual school supply drive to raise funds and collect backpacks and school supplies for students in need, collected 7,812 backpacks and more than 152,000 school supplies through a collaborative effort between 73 local businesses, 11 corporate sponsors, 465 volunteers, and 818 donors.
July 16, 2019
Volunteers of America (VOA) launched Operation Backpack, an annual school supply drive that raises funds and collects backpacks and school supplies to assist students in need. In the campaign’s first 24 hours, 782 filled backpacks have been collected and donated.
In the News
August 28, 2019
Northern Nevada Business View: The Village on Sage is open, welcoming 216 people home (nonprofit spotlight)
Northern Nevada Business View highlights the Village on Sage Street after it's grand opening.
August 6, 2019
The Reno Gazette Journal featured an op/ed from our very own Northern Nevada director of Volunteers of America, Pat Cashell. Pat writes to emphasize the importance of having many creative solutions to the multiple levels of housing challenges facing Northern Nevada.
July 16, 2019
The Sacramento Bee featured a story on the success Operation Backpack saw during its first 24 hours.
July 12, 2019
Lisa and her son Marcus share their experience participating in Operation Backpack.
July 10, 2019
It's never too early to help a child with their education. Operation Backpack begins July 15th!
July 9, 2019
We are happy to announce VOA’s Dare to Dream scholarship program has awarded funds to 14 youth headed for college.
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