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FEBRUARY 25, 2019   With a first check for $500 in hand, the Children’s Cabinet of Reno is proud to announce a charitable partnership with the award winning real estate group “The Hays King Team” from Keller Williams Realty. Donations from the sales of homes from The Hays King team will help provide services and […]

March 1st, 2019

The Children’s Cabinet Awarded Prestigious $1.1 million YouthBuild Grant from U.S. Department of Labor

February 8, 2019 The Children’s Cabinet Awarded Prestigious $1.1 million YouthBuild Grant from U.S. Department of Labor Governor Sisolak and Senator Cortez Masto voice support for work-force development program providing opportunities for at-risk teens (RENO, NV) – The U.S. Department of Labor has announced that The Children’s Cabinet will receive a grant of $1.1 million […]

February 8th, 2019

The Quiet You Carry – Former Children’s Cabinet Youth Debuts Novel

Nikki Barthelmess, a former Children’s Cabinet youth, is now a journalist published everywhere from lifestyle blogs to survivalist magazines. She entered foster care in Nevada at twelve and spent the next six years living in six different towns. During this time, Nikki found solace in books, her journal, and the teachers who encouraged her as […]

February 6th, 2019

January is National Mentoring Month – What better time to become a Mentor?

The Children’s Cabinet Youth Collaboratory is currently seeking business professionals or community members to work one-on-one with local youth (ages 6-17) and their families. Local businesses and individual mentors can help build a youth’s confidence, strengthen their family and community relationships, and support their education and career goals. If you are interested or have questions, please contact For […]

January 7th, 2019

Operation Santa Claus

On Saturday, December 8, Santa and a parade of 20 aircraft  brought Christmas joy to families of the Children’s Cabinet during a unique event called Operation Santa Claus at Reno-Tahoe International Airport. Pilots from throughout the region joined an aircraft parade and used the planes to bring hundreds of gifts. Santa and Mrs. Claus made […]

December 10th, 2018



Our Impact This Year

  • 1,277

    Parents helped with classes and training
  • 334

    Families helped with no-cost counseling services
  • 16,577

    Youth assisted through School and Street Outreach
  • 12,000

    Families helped through The Children's Cabinet Programs