Upcoming Events

Emergency Meal Kit Distribution
Every winter Voluntary Action Center provides Emergency Meal Kits to Meals on Wheels clients in DeKalb County. Each Kit contains 3 meals of non-perishable, shelf-stable food to have on hand in case of bad weather.  With your help, we can provide kits for all seniors in need.
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Christmas Purse Project
VAC will host the Christmas Purse Project once again this year.  The project was established to brighten the day for many victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual assault in DeKalb County. Each year the support from our community grows showing us what a great community we live in!  VAC will collect purses filled with small gift items until December 17th, 2018 to donate to Safe Passage. Small gift items such as toiletries, gift cards, jewelry, gloves or other trinkets of your choosing are also accepted.  Click here for more information

“Take Charge of  Your Diabetes” Live Well, Be Well 
Take Charge of your Diabetes is a free 6-week workshop offered to help those living with diabetes.  You will find practical ways to deal with the symptoms of Diabetes.  Topics covered include exercise, nutrition,   medication management, preventing & delaying complications and working with health care providers.   The next workshop begins Monday, January 7th, 2019 running from 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm at Oak Crest DeKalb.  Click here for more information

Thomas F. Zucker Memorial Golf Outing
September 14th, 2018 at the River Heights Golf Course.
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County Wide Senior Luncheon
Wednesday, October 17, 2018  11:30 am at St. Mary’s Memorial Hall in Sycamore

Ongoing Events

Annual Membership Drive
Voluntary Action Center gives community members an opportunity to donate to our organization through an annual membership drive. The membership drive is held in the fall. The monetary donations from this drive support the Voluntary Action Center’s Meals on Wheels and Transportation programs.

If you would like to be a part of Voluntary Action Center’s membership drive, please contact Ellen Rogers at
More information to follow.