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VOA Provides Supplies to Homeless
Volunteers of America reach out to the homeless on selected Thursdays through September.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Scott Karns will be honored by Volunteers of America
Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania will honor Scott Karns, owner of Karns Quality Foods, for his service to the community at a tribute dinner to be held Sept.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Celebrating local beer, charity, and art with Yelp's On Tap kickoff party
A community collaboration between 10 local businesses and non-profits will commulinate into a unique opportunity to help give back and improve the community.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Worker homes vs. - luxury' in N. Seattle fight
The Theodora, a senior housing facility in Ravenna, photographed Thursday, July 17, 2014, in Seattle, Wash.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Suspicious VOA Death Ruled Homicide
The suspicious death of a 42-year-old Lansing man whose body was found back in May is now being called a homicide.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Somebody needs you - Thu, 17 Jul 2014 PST
The list of requests is coordinated by the Volunteers of America in cooperation with recognized social service agencies in Spokane.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
New York Daily News
A yearly push to get school supplies to homeless kids is underway
Bakary Diallo,17 and Volunteers of America vice president Rachel Weinstein look through donated school items during "Operation Backpack" at a Duane Reade store,Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in New York.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
eagles landing community garden
Who can transform a 5,000 sq. ft. undeveloped space into a community garden in one day? The local chapter of the Volunteers of America can! The group is participating in the Fiskars' Project Orange Thumb initiative and together, along with volunteers from Home Depot's Team Depot, will build a garden for the residents of Mobile's Eagle's Landing ... (more)
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Library lifeguards - Volunteers of America buoy up the downtrodden
It's a place to stay cool in the summer and keep warm in the winter. You can find help there if you're down and out.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Work begins at site of apartments in Terrebonne
Site development has begun along Bayou Cane where an apartment complex designed for low- and middle-income families will be built.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Meegan Holland: How to deal with street corner beggars? Here's one approach
Grand Rapids also has panhandlers with cardboard signs on street corners. The city council considered but rejected restrictions on begging after much heated debate.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Heat is a Challenge for Reno's Homeless
Heat is a real challenge for those who have trouble escaping it, like Terri. We found her dodging the sun and hiding from the heat, in the cool computer room in the lobby of the Volunteers of America resource room.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Operation Backpack Helps Area Children in Need
Reading, writing and arithmetic - the foundations of a good education. But learning can be nearly impossible with out a few basic supplies.