NCO provides opportunities for adults to gain the knowledge, skills, and motivation to make a difference in their communities independently and collectively. Our programs inspire participants to see themselves as a member of a larger social fabric and as part of the solution to societal issues, in turn empowering them to make informed judgements and take action.

Redwood Region RISE

Redwood Region RISE is a state-wide initiative designed to support the development of new plans and strategies that center 

1) worker voices, 
2) thriving-wage opportunities for workers, and
3) transition to carbon-neutral industries. 

Leadership Mendocino

Leadership Mendocino believes that strong communities need informed, connected, and activated leaders. Leadership Mendocino seeks to strengthen our communities by developing a diverse group of people who will get involved and make a difference. Considered a "Masters Class in Mendocino County", participants join a prestigious alumni of over 700 members.

UVA: Ukiah Vecinos en Acción

Ukiah Vecinos en Acción (UVA) is a Latino Coalition formed by community members who are passionate and focused on taking action on issues affecting the Latino population. This coalition acts as a bridge between agencies and the community with the focus being, to enrich the positive presence of Latinos, to serve as a non-bias platform for information, and to build an environment of trust and positive relationships with other organizations.

UVA is part of North Coast Opportunities' Fiscal Sponsorship program.

NCO Volunteer Network

The Volunteer Network of Lake and Mendocino Counties creates opportunities for people of all ages to volunteer, learn and lead in their communities. We strive to provide volunteers with high-quality experiences that fuel further action, and we envision a day when everyone is inspired and equipped to be the change they wish to see in the world.

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