Current Partners

Your donation matters. Just give once, the UNITED WAY. It's easy: A donation to United Way of Nevada County is shared between our partner agencies. Your donation joins others from individuals, schools, government and businesses supporting our Western Nevada County and Truckee communities. Strengthening the building blocks for a good life and a better tomorrow. We invite you to be part of the change. Building a better Nevada County together - that's what it means to LIVE UNITED!

Our current partner agencies are listed below:

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Community Beyond Violence

(formerly DVSAC)
24hr Crisis Line: (530) 272-3467
Office: (530) 272-2046 Address: 960 McCourtney Rd. Ste E, Grass Valley
Provides 24-hour crisis line, emergency shelter/safe-house crisis intervention/counseling, emergency food and clothes, court/law enforcement advocacy and accompaniment, education and support groups.

Food Bank

Food Bank of Nevada County
Phone: (530) 272-3796 Address: 310 Railroad Ave. #100, Grass Valley
Distributes nutritious food to needy people monthly at five locations in the county, as well as through Children's Nutrition programs. Working to make sure no one goes hungry.

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Family Resource Center of Truckee
Phone: (530) 587-2513 Address: 11695 Donner Pass Road , Truckee
The Family Resource Center of Truckee serves as Truckee’s one-stop location for safety net and family strengthening services. Mission is to promote social and economic success in our community by providing education, mobilizing resources and advocating for change.


Freed Center for Independent Living
Phone: (530) 477-3333 Address:435 Sutton Way, Grass Valley
Services to people with disabilities: Personal assistant and housing referral, home fix-it, information and referral, peer support, advocacy, independent living skills, technology assistance, Senior Companions.

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Gold Country Community Services, Inc.
Phone: (530) 273-4961 Address: 841 Old Tunnel Rd., Grass Valley
Programs include the Gold Country Community Center and the High Noon Senior Nutrition program. Building connections to and within Nevada County since 1976.


Hospice of the Foothills
Phone: (530) 272-5739 Address: 11270 Rough & Ready Hwy, Grass Valley
Hospice of the Foothills affirms life and promotes dignity at the end-of-life by providing professional, comprehensive and compassionate care to their patients, their loved ones and the community.

Hospitality House

Hospitality House

Phone: (530) 271-7144 Address: 1262 Sutton Way, Grass Valley


Hospitality House is a nonprofit community shelter for the Homeless in Nevada County funded primarily by individual donations. The year-round shelter is a no tolerance safe haven; those seeking shelter at Hospitality House are offered three meals, along with laundry and shower facilities. Hospitality House is committed to ending homelessness by providing intensive case management services to all its guests.


Interfaith Food Ministry
Phone: (530) 273-8132 Address: 440 Henderson St., Grass Valley
Interfaith Food Ministry feeds the hungry and works to reduce food insecurity in Nevada County, helping to sustain health, human dignity, and the opportunity for individuals to realize their full potential.

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KARE Crisis Nursery
Phone: (530) 265-0693 Address: 15649 Ridge Estates Rd., Nevada City
KARE Crisis Nursery of Nevada County is a private non-profit established to provide safe and nurturing care for the small children of families experiencing a stressful situation.

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Nevada County Habitat for Humanity
Phone: (530) 274-1951 Address: 236 S. Church St., Grass Valley
One of the 54 California affiliates of Habitat for Humanity International, Americus Georgia, whose primary mission is to build homes that build lives for low-income families locally.

Partners in English Language Learning

Partners in English Language Learning
Phone: (530) 265-2116 Address: 103 Providence Mine Rd. #104B, Nevada City
Offers one-on-one tutoring at no charge. Educates and supports clients in learning English as a second language and preparation for the U.S. Citizen exam.


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Sierra Foothills Aids Foundation
Phone: (530) 889-2437 Address: 12183 Locksley Ln. #208, Auburn
Provides comprehensive support service to people living with HIV/AIDS and their families; provides education and prevention services to the general public.

Sierra Forever Families

Sierra Forever Families
Phone: (530) 478-0900 Address: 345 Crown Point Circle, Suite 300, Grass Valley
Provides permanent adoptive families for children waiting in foster care with primary focus on those with special needs, supports successful adoptions through services and advocacy.

Sierra Nevada Children's Services

Sierra Nevada Children's Services
Phone: (530) 272-8866 Address: 420 Sierra College Dr. #100, Grass Valley
Provides childcare information and referral, administers childcare subsidy programs, offers a wealth of resources on early care and development through parent and childcare provider workshops.


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Sierra Senior Services
Phone: (530) 550-7600 Address: 10040 Estates Dr. #A, Truckee

Develops strategies to meet senior needs, provides services that help promote healthy aging, works with community organizations to support senior programs and services.

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Tahoe Safe Alliance
Emergency: (800) 736-1060 Office: (530) 546-7804 12257 Business Park Dr. #6, Truckee
Assists victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse by providing emergency shelter, food, transportation, counseling, legal assistance, self-defense and prevention education.