• You're Invited to NY@Heart

    Our annual gala on December 6, 2021 celebrating 125 years

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  • Caring Through Crisis

    Stories of our impact during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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  • Help Us Break the Cycle

    Education can end poverty—we provide the school supplies & more.

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  • Learn About the BELC

    Our special education preschool in the Bronx that changes lives.

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News and Events

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    Wrapping Up Operation Backpack® 2021 on PIX11

    As this year's Operation Backpack® campaign comes to an end, board member Paige Davis and Chief Development & External Affairs Officer, Angela Ciminello, talk about the impact VOA-GNY makes in the lives of students experiencing homelessness—not only through this campaign, but every day.

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    $350,000 Raised Through The Honickman Companies Golf Invitational

    More than 70 golfers attended the second annual event benefiting VOA-GNY, organized by Reginald Goins, VOA-GNY Board Member and President & COO of The Honickman Companies (which includes Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co. of NY). The funds are a significant contribution toward our $1 million gala fundraising goal.

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    At Home at East Clarke Place Senior Residence

    Demetrio, a former client at our men's shelter on Ward's Island, recently moved into East Clarke Place Senior Residence—our newest affordable housing development in the Bronx for older adults. His story, and how VOA-Greater New York is working to end homelessness in the Greater New York area, is featured in the Bronx Times.

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Our service area includes New York City, Westchester County & Northern New Jersey.

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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.

  • 3,200

    men, women and children are housed each night

  • 813

    domestic violence survivors and their children found emergency housing as we guided them toward self-sufficiency

  • 18,000

    children began the school year more confident and prepared thanks to Operation Backpack®

  • 843

    vets in our continuum of care, from homelessness prevention to permanent supportive housing

  • 299

    pre-school age children served by our two Early Learning Centers

  • 55

    at-risk youth find stability and support as we help them prepare for independent adulthood