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  • Our Vision 2018 Leo McFarland shares at the Shelter from the Storm event

    Volunteers of America Northern California & Northern Nevada 17th annual breakfast hosts stories of inspiration, success, and vision. Leo McFarland, CEO and President, shares his thoughts and reflections of the organization.

  • Meet Lauren - Shelter from the Storm 2018 Testimonial

    Lauren has been with the Volunteers of America's Transitional Housing for Former Foster Youth Program for almost two years now. She hopes to pursue a degree at Humbolt University after graduation. "Here at VOA, I feel like I'm not alone. I've learned to not lose hope in the world, because there are people and places like VOA that will help you rebuild your life. As for my future, I am full of hope." -Lauren

  • Winter Triage Shelter

    ​The Winter Triage Shelter is an innovative solution to serve those homeless that are most critically in need. This shelter is "low barrier" and includes 200 beds. The focus of this shelter is based on moving these people in need into housing. Volunteers of America is proud to have been chosen to run this shelter and to help support those in need.​

  • First Ever Winter Triage Shelter Opens in Sacramento

    A quick look at the planning, construction and opening of the Winter Triage Shelter. Comments from Sacramento Mayor Steinberg, Councilmen Harris and Warren; and VOA President & CEO Leo McFarland. Plus a glimpse of the first clients entering as the doors opened Friday December 8, 2017. 2 min video

  • VOA is Building Change in Reno

    ​VOA is Building Change in Reno

  • The Story of Two People.....This is Why We Do What We Do!

    THIS IS WHY WE DO WHAT WE DO! This is the story of two people, Jeff and Candace, they both had tough beginnings but then Volunteers of America Northern California & Northern Nevada entered their lives. Through the services and mentoring in our Foster Youth and Re-Entry programs, their foundations were strengthened and they now have a bright future.

  • Get On the School Bus for Operation Backpack 2017

    Let's have all kids get on their school bus with a backpack and all the supplies they need. Join us for Operation Backpack 2017

  • Give a Suit. Change a Life!

    The 10th annual Men's Warehouse Suit Drive will benefit clients of Volunteers of America Northern California & Northern Nevada. Donate your gently used suits and professional attire at any Greater Sacramento men's Warehouse locations. You are giving more than clothing - you're giving someone a second chance. #EmploymentChangesLives #GiveaSuit

  • Help create great high school memories

    High school is full of memories...let's work together to make sure that a new backpack and school supplies are one of them! Give to Operation Backpack, and help kids in need succeed!

  • A Voice for Others - Michelle Evangelista

    Michelle Evangelista, is a current student at the VOA-NCNN Mather Community Campus and a great leader.