Thousands of school-age kids live in a NYC homeless shelter. With your support, we can help them begin the school year with the supplies they need to succeed in their classes.
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.
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Hiring NYS Certified Teachers
We are looking to add to our amazing team of educators, aides, therapists and more, who are changing the lives of children with disabilities at our Bronx Early Learning Center.
The 2017 Operation Backpack® Campaign is Underway!
Last year's Operation Backpack®, NYC's largest back-to-school drive, distributed close to 19,000 filled backpacks to ensure our most vulnerable students started the school year prepared.
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
older adults are safely aging in place in their community with our support