Videos

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  • Journey Home

    With the help of Volunteers of America-Greater New York, a new family of four finds safety in America and a beautiful home to call their own.

  • VOA Honors Cushman & Wakefield with the 2019 Spirit of the Founders Award

    Cushman & Wakefield was the recipient of our 2019 Spirit of the Founders Award for leading the way in community engagement.

  • Holiday Gifts of the Heart featured on PIX11

    Every holiday season, Volunteers of America-Greater New York holds several drives to make the holidays special for the people we serve. PIX11 covers this year's Holiday Gifts of the Heart "Sort Week."

  • Operation Backpack® Featured on TODAY Show

    Volunteers of America-Greater New York and Operation Backpack® were featured on the TODAY Show on Thursday, August 29, as key partners and hosts from the show helped pack the final 500 backpacks needed to fulfill this year's requests.

  • Volunteers of America-Greater New York Rings the NYSE Closing Bell

    On Wednesday, August 28, Volunteers of America-Greater New York rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange to mark the 16th city-wide Operation Backpack® campaign. Joined by key partners and members of the VOA-GNY Board of Directors, Jeff Bruneteau, Regional Vice President of Walgreens, a longtime official sponsor of Operation Backpack®, rang the bell.

  • NYPD Transit Bureau Partners with VOA to Help Ensure Success of Operation Backpack®

    This year, our partners at the NYPD Transit Bureau are accepting new, full backpacks, empty backpacks and school supplies from the public at various locations and dates in support of the 2019 Operation Backpack® campaign. Watch the video to see coverage of the events on WABC 7, NY1, News 12: The Bronx, and Pix11.

  • 2019 Operation Backpack® PSA

    Watch this year’s Operation Backpack® PSA featuring Kevin Bacon, now playing in taxis across New York City, courtesy of our media partners at Creative Mobile Technologies (CMT Group) and Curb Media.

  • Volunteer with Us

    Learn more about how you can volunteer as an individual or corporate group with various opportunities throughout the year.

  • Become a Corporate Sponsor for Operation Backpack® 2019

    You can demonstrate your support of children in need in our community by becoming an official Operation Backpack® Sponsor.

  • Become a Corporate Sponsor for Operation Backpack® 2019

    You can demonstrate your support of children in need in our community by becoming an official Operation Backpack® Sponsor.