Voluntary action Center

Helping Low-Income Families & Individuals in Boone County

VAC provides resources for basic and emergency needs in the areas of health, employment, education, and housing, so they can overcome economic hardships and maintain self-sufficiency.
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VAC numbers
YTD -  August
3,409
Individuals 
1,663
Households
950
New Clients

service qualifications

We provide financial assistance with basic and emergency needs to low income people in Boone County.
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Community Programs

VAC offers several programs during the year that provide additional assistance to the individuals and community we serve.
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Upcoming Events

We host events to help fundraise for our community.
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VAC has more options than donating monetarily. Learn more about how you can support our organization.
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Want to schedule an appointment? Or do you have a question about one of our programs? Contact us!
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Fall in love with VAC! We are collecting CLEAN, GENTLY USE winter clothing items- mailchi.mp/525c5f4c03c2/vac-march-20173930 ... See MoreSee Less
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๐—ฆ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ป ๐˜‚๐—ฝ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฆ๐—ฝ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—ฎ ๐—ณ๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฑ๐˜‚๐—ฎ๐—น๐˜€/๐—ณ๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ถ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ ๐—›๐—ผ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐—ฃ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ด๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—บ. This program is a perfect way to engage friends, organizations, colleagues, and family members to help give back. We have families ranging for an individual to families of 10 or more. To learn more, sign up to sponsor or to donate money to the program, visit: www.vacmo.org/sponsors. VAC could not provide this program without the support of our community. Thank you! ... See MoreSee Less
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Congratulations to our Partners at First Chance for Children. This week was proclaimed DIAPER NEEDS AWARENESS WEEK by Columbia's Mayor Barbara Buffaloe. Our partnership allows VAC to provide diapers to those experiencing diaper insecurities. So far in 2022, through August, VAC has helped 996 individuals (including the children) with diapers and wipes.It is here! Diaper Needs Awareness Week! ... See MoreSee Less
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To help our neighbors who are experiencing hardship to  bridge the gap between crisis and stability and improve quality of life in Boone County.
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403A Vandiver Drive, Columbia MO 65202 | Phone: 573-874-2273 | Fax: 573-874-9172 | vac@vacmo.org
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