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County 10 News
Volunteers of America hosted picnic for crisis center staff;...
Volunteers of America Northern Rockies staff members at today's picnic in Riverton included, from left, Todd Richins, Division Director; Kelly Carroll, Clinical Director, and Merle Yellow Kidney, the new program director for the Alcohol Crisis Center.
Sun May 19, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Program at Mather aids former Sacramento County foster kids
Once homeless, Willis Mucelroy, 20, lives in the Adolfo housing. He aims to complete a high-school equivalency program and to become a ranger at Yosemite.
Mon May 13, 2013
Volunteers of America log nearly 50,000 hours of community service
The Volunteers of America of Greater New Orleans' RSVP Volunteers recently gathered at the Fleur De Lis Event Center in Mandeville for an annual recognition luncheon.
Thu May 09, 2013
Cuts coming for Meals on Wheels program
In some states, the program that funds meals that are delivered to homebound seniors is going through painful cuts.
Wed May 08, 2013
County 10 News
Alcohol Crisis Center merger completed Monday, VOA to assume operations next week
The months-long due diligence of a potential merger between the Fremont County Alcohol Crisis Center and Sheridan-based Volunteers of America ended Monday with a "marriage." "We have made a decision, we got married yesterday, we will go with VOA and basically improve the program," said Alcohol Crisis Center Board Chairman Ron Blumenshine, ... (more)
Fri May 03, 2013
Fort Collins Coloradoan
Relationships Matter event to explore the power of social capital
From noon to 1 p.m at the Matthews House Community Life Center, 220 N. Grant Ave., "Relationships Matter" will educate and recruit volunteers who are interested in working with the issues of poverty and homelessness and the effects on families in our community.
Thu May 02, 2013
Mayors of Salt Lake County ready to fund help for the homeless
Jordan Hidler of the Volunteers of America, left, takes notes as she talks with Cloud during the annual Point-In-Time Count of the homeless population at a Maverik across from the Salt Lake Rescue Mission on Saturday, Feb.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Rebuilding lives is a constant need
Reportedly there are about 4000 people across Washoe County that are homeless, although they may not always be on the street.
Development Watch: Family Housing For 73 Veterans Breaks Ground in Englewood
Focused on the extreme housing needs of female veterans with children, a new state-supported and Volunteers of America -developed housing complex broke ground Thursday at 61st and Halsted in Englewood.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Players honor student leaders from Maine
The Major League Baseball Players Trust, which represents all Major League Baseball players, recently honored 32 volunteer student captains and their adult leaders from three Maine high schools - York High School, Thornton Academy in Saco, and Poland Regional High School.