This year's gala will be held on Monday, December 3rd at The Plaza. We'd love to see you there! Click on the button below for more information.
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 the BELC
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.
The Impact of Homelessness on Education
Through Operation Backpack®, we provide thousands of backpacks to children in need throughout New York City. Learn why we do it, and the affect that homelessness can have on a child.
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