Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada is dedicated to providing support to those in need in the Reno/Sparks community as well as across rural Nevada. We help people of all cultures and beliefs rise up out of poverty and overcome the barriers to self-sufficiency. We do this through a broad range of services, including food resources, case management, and residential programs. On average, over 20,000 individuals receive support from us on a monthly basis.
Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada has been serving individuals and families for over 77 years. While we are affiliated with the Diocese of Reno, Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada is a separately-incorporated 501(c)3 nonprofit agency.
Our Board of Trustees defines our agency core values as:
Together we respond to unmet human needs so all can thrive
We are part of the nation's largest social-services network through our affiliation with Catholic Charities USA, which serves more than seven million people each year.
With food, clothing, shelter, and a helping hand, Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada brings hope to people in order to build spirit and self-reliance within them and within our community.
Our How and Why
Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada is addressing the root causes of poverty by encountering and accompanying those living in poverty on a journey to economic equality and the realization of a meaningful and purposeful life.