Two Weeks in Numbers

Deeper Interactions

Donated Items Dispatched

New Families Connected

Youth Mentored

Families served this week are rebuilding their lives in: Anaheim, Buena Park, Fountain Valley, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Irvine, Lake Forest, Orange, Tustin, Santa Ana, Westminster, Yorba Linda. Each set belonging to the same category (e.g., drinking glasses, serving plates for the whole family) is considered 1 item.

2024 January to Present

Deeper Interactions

Donated Items Dispatched

New Families Connected

Youth Mentoring Moments

Your Impact in Stories

Care Team Testimony: A Story of Obedience & Prayer

When Mira followed the Spirit's nudge and responded to VOR's call for Care Team partnerships, it was a simple act of obedience to God. Little did she know that, fast forward 3 months, a property two doors down from where she lived would become available to house an Afghan family of 9 (!!) and God...

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Friendship Story: Amanda & Soraya

When the crisis in Afghanistan broke out in August 2021, there was an outpouring of concern and support from the Christian community. "How can we help?" - this question echoed daily in phone calls, email inboxes, and certainly, our hearts and minds, as a local nonprofit called to mobilize the...

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Friendship Story: Anna & Lalah

Describe a little about yourself and the friend you made through volunteering at VOR. My name is Anna, I am one of the ESL teachers with VOR. I grew up in the LA area, and was led to pursue cross-cultural missions and ministry while studying at Biola University. Lalah (pseudonym, meaning tulip in...

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What is happening with the Afghan Refugees?

Since November 2021, refugee families have been coming to SoCal in larger numbers, with the majority being families who fled Afghanistan in August. All have waited for months in makeshift refugee camps as they were vetted and assigned to a resettlement agency (paid by the US government to settle...

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