With your help, we were able to distribute 20,000 new backpacks full of supplies to children living in shelters across New York City. See your contributions come to life as some of our kids say "thank you."
Uplifting All People
Volunteers of America-Greater New York has been at the forefront of social service since 1896, and today, is one of the largest nonprofit developers and providers of permanent, supportive housing in the country.
News and Events
This Former Student and His Teacher Are Now Colleagues at our Early Learning Center
News 12 The Bronx featured this heartwarming profile of Kirby Liriano, a former student at the Bronx Early Learning Center. Kirby is now a teacher and he's still learning from Marisol Morales, who taught him over 20 years ago.
Once a Member of the VOA Family, Always a Member
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Revisit this story about Nina, who found safety and family at VOA-GNY after leaving an abusive relationship.
domestic violence survivors and their children found emergency housing as we guided them toward self-sufficiency
children began the school year confident and prepared thanks to Operation Backpack®
vets in our continuum of care, from homelessness prevention to permanent supportive housing
pre-school age children served by our two Early Learning Centers
at-risk youth find stability and support as we help them prepare for independent adulthood