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  • June 1, 2016

    Operation Backpack® TV PSA with Paige Davis

    This 30 seconds PSA featuring Paige Davis discusses the impact of Operation Backpack®.

  • December 23, 2015

    A Family Finds a Home

    With the help of Volunteers of America, a mother and her three daughters exit the NYC shelter system for a beautiful home to call their own

  • December 9, 2015

    VOA Honors RXR Realty

    VOA-GNY recently honored RXR Realty for its extraordinary commitment to the organization, in particular, Operation Backpack®.

  • September 2, 2015

    Operation Backpack® 2015 Thank You

    This Operation Backpack® Thank You video, courtesy of three young students who have benefited from this campaign and the generosity of countless corporate partners and individuals.

  • April 29, 2015

    Meet Didi

    Didi and his mother came to Volunteers of America looking for shelter. Now they have an apartment of their own, and the support of their VOA family.

  • April 22, 2015

    Operation Backpack Sort Week featuring HSBC Bank and Duane Reade Charitable Foundation

    Every year, hundreds of volunteers help fill and sort backpacks that Volunteers of America-Greater New York distributes to children living in New York City's homeless and domestic violence shelters.

  • 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.