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News and Events
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.
$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.
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.
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.
men, women and children are housed each night
domestic violence survivors and their children found emergency housing as we guided them toward self-sufficiency
children began the school year more 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