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  • April 15, 2015

    Kevin Bacon's Tough Day

    The first day of school can be tough. Help a homeless child go to school better prepared with Operation Backpack®.

  • April 8, 2015

    Burt and Barbara

    For individuals like Burt and Barbara, Volunteers of America has afforded them the opportunity to gain their much deserved independence and to enjoy a life of dignity, richness, and, in their case, love.

  • April 6, 2015

    McRae Family Profile

    After living in a family shelter for a time, they now live independently, happily and successfully on their own.

  • April 4, 2015

    Everyday Miracles

    A collection of Volunteers of America-Greater New York success stories.

  • April 3, 2015

    Nico's story

    "When he graduated, he was able to speak in full sentences, he was able to eat, do the alphabet, put his sneakers on, put his shirt on. He went in as one person, and came out a different person. What we knew was inside him was brought out." - Bobby Germano, father of Nico, a former student of the Staten Island Early Learning Center.

  • April 2, 2015

    Max Feller

    A few years after his mother passed away, Max's life became unstable and unsafe, and he was removed from his father's care. Is is estimated that 50% of children who've been through the foster care system will become unemployed, homeless, incarcerated, or fall prey to the risks of violence and abuse on the streets. Volunteers of America makes sure that hundreds of young people like Max transcend that possibility.

  • February 5, 2015

    Restoring Hope - Meet David

    From 25 Years on the Street to an Apartment of His Own

  • December 9, 2014

    VOA Corporate Engagement

    We couldn't do what we do without the dedicated volunteering, donating and fundraising of our Partners.

  • March 8, 2014

    Our History

    Learn about our organization, its founders and the roots of our dedication to service.

  • January 20, 2013

    Why We Do What We Do

    Some people can't imagine doing what we do, we can't imagine not doing it.