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December 15, 2021
Special guests, including elected officials, attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony at East Clarke Place Senior Residence—VOA-GNY's newest affordable housing development for older adults in the Bronx. The event also celebrated residents' first holiday season in their new home.
September 14, 2021
More than 70 golfers attended the 2nd annual event organized by Reginald Goins, VOA-GNY Board Member and President & COO of Honickman Companies (which includes Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co. of NY). Proceeds will help VOA-GNY reach its $1 million gala fundraising goal.
June 29, 2021
The funds, which were raised in part during a recent charity golf event, have already helped children at one of our domestic violence shelters connect to remote learning during the pandemic, and will soon provide computer access to families at our transitional shelter in Brooklyn.
March 23, 2021
Women's History Month Event at Bushwick Family Residence Honors Exceptional Women from the Community
An outdoor ceremony was held at our family shelter in Bushwick to recognize Assistant Chief Judith Harrison, Commanding Officer of Patrol Borough Brooklyn North (NYPD) and NYC Department of Education Liaison Jeanette Wright for their support and service to the community.
March 2, 2021
VOA-GNY Joins Other Nonprofits in Calling on Governor Cuomo For Federal COVID-19 Education Relief Funding
Volunteers of America-Greater New York, along with over 75 other NYC nonprofit organizations, write a letter to Governor Cuomo urging him to ensure NYC gets its full federal COVID-19 education relief funding.
February 23, 2021
Volunteers of America-Greater New York has received a one-year grant of $183,347 for East Clarke Place Senior Residence in the Bronx.
February 17, 2021
Read the written testimony provided by VOA-GNY's President & CEO at a City Council hearing on "COVID-19 and Seniors: Addressing Equity, Access to the Vaccine, and Scheduling Vaccination Appointments Online in NYC."
October 29, 2020
Myung Lee, President & CEO of VOA-Greater New York, responds to New York City's recent decision to provide WiFi to all of the city's family and domestic violence shelters.
October 15, 2020
Volunteers of America-Greater New York Launches Campaign to Provide WiFi at Its Homeless and Domestic Violence Shelters
Volunteers of America-Greater New York announced the launch of an ambitious fundraising campaign to provide internet access at each of the organization’s seven family homeless and domestic violence shelters.
July 10, 2020
VOA-Greater New York Awarded Over $30 Million to Operate Two Domestic Violence Shelters in the Bronx
Grants from the NYC Human Resources Administration will support emergency and transitional shelters for survivors of domestic violence and their families.