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  1. Refurbished housing complex in San Pedro gives female homeless new hopeRead the original story

    46 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... are 73 subsidized town homes in the complex, which cost $15 million to refurbish, paid for by the Volunteers of America. Veterans pay rent based on a sliding scale, and living there also comes with childcare services, employment training, money ...

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  2. Tombstone Project: Volunteers see that no grave will be forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | HeraldNet

    ... and Tami Sherrill are two of the volunteers who teamed up with Taylor, a Vietnam veteran and retired Volunteers of America administrator. Bowman, 71, started dabbling in genealogy because she was considering taking up gardening. She wanted to know ...

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  3. Giving new life to female homeless vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS News

    ... There are 73 subsidized town homes in the complex. It cost $15 million to refurbish, paid for by the Volunteers of America . The veterans pay on a sliding scale, but living there also comes with mental health counseling, job training, money ...

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  4. Volunteers for the Tombstone Project see that no grave will be forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | HeraldNet

    ... and Tami Sherrill are two of the volunteers who teamed up with Taylor, a Vietnam veteran and retired Volunteers of America administrator. Bowman, 71, started dabbling in genealogy because she was considering taking up gardening. She wanted to know ...

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  5. Associated Food Stores donate 750 hygiene kits to homeless youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | KSL-TV

    Associated Food Stores celebrated 75 years of operation Wednesday, not with cake and candles, but by giving 750 hygiene kits to the Homeless Youth Resource Center for Volunteers of America. "This really grounds us in the community," said Tim Conner, Associated Food Stores' vice president of team services.

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  6. More than 19,000 pounds of food collected in AuroraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Aurora Advocate

    ... from local businesses, Harris said. Bags still can be dropped off at the Aurora Food Pantry at the Volunteers of America, 1063 N. Aurora Road. The food pantry is part of the VOA, Harris said, and the project was run by Food2Share. On May 11, ...

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  7. Gulf Coast Village pastor receives Volunteers of America's Leadership in Ministry AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    The Rev. Tom Hafer, director of spiritual services for Gulf Coast Village, has received national recognition as recipient of the Volunteers of America Leadership in Ministry Award.

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  8. Justin Bieber Has Not Violated Probation: HoorayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | FindLaw

    ... of his court-ordered anger management classes and has logged two whole hours of community service at Volunteers of America. Judge Anita Dymant, who supervises Bieber's case, scheduled another update hearing for August 3. Hopefully, Bieber can ...

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  9. Committee narrows potential locations for new police station to threeRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | The Batavian

    ... the age and condition of the building, its size and the addition of new competition from Goodwill and Volunteers of America.

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  10. Chicago School of Professional Psychology Held Symposium to Discuss the Crisis Facing Homeless VetsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | PR Log

    ... Sherin, M.D., Ph.D., executive vice president for Military Communities, chief medical officer, Volunteers of America. About The Chicago School of Professional Psychology Founded in 1979, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology (TCSPP) is a ...

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  11. Justin Bieber completes court-ordered anger management coursesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... his community service hours. His lawyers disclosed that he has already put in two hours with the Volunteers of America in Los Angeles, where he will finish the remaining hours. Bieber's probation officer praised him for completing his courses and ...

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  12. New Study Outlines Economic & Employment Challenges Facing U.S. VeteransRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | PR Log

    PRLog - May 12, 2015 - ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- Veterans have a difficult time transitioning from military to civilian life and there are not many resources helping them do so, according to a new study released today by Volunteers of America in partnership with the University of Southern California's Center for Innovation and Research on Veterans and Military Families.

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  13. Justin Bieber Is On The Road To Becoming A Better Person After...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Perez Hilton

    Sounds like Justin Bieber is staying on his best behavior - at least until this egging case is over and done with! On Monday, JB's legal team showed up in court to show the judge Bieberoni completed 12 anger management classes, which was one out of the two terms of his plea deal! According to court documents, the singer started to work on his five days of community service labor. So far, the Biebs has put in two hours in at Volunteers of America in Los Angeles - he completed those two hours at an emergency shelter! The 21-year-old's lawyers revealed Justin will finish the rest of his hours at that very shelter, helping them with repairs around the building.

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  14. Justin Bieber completes his 12 anger management classes in egg...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Daily Mail

    ... probation until 2016, the 21-year-old singer still must complete five days of community service with Volunteers of America, a South LA service center, to finish his sentence. Almost done: Justin Bieber received a favorable report in his probation in ...

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  15. Campus groups, Sodexo work to limit food wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    ... from various student organizations such as Hillel package the food, which then gets picked up by Volunteers of America and the Community Hunger Outreach Warehouse. They then deliver it to local charities and soup kitchens, like the Salvation Army of ...

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  16. 'I remember Mama' - Sun, 10 May 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... youngster who lives in Arkansas. Henderson thinks her daughter probably has kids, hearing rumors of Volunteers of America is accepting donations to support the "I Remember Mama" Mother's Day luncheon. A donation of $25 sponsors one elderly, ...

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  17. VOA hosts 'I remember mama' eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    The event is called, "I Remember Mama," and for the past 25 years, Volunteers of America have been treating some very special ladies to an unforgettable celebration; complete with flowers, music and gifts. All the clothing from Saturday's fashion show was provided by area Volunteers of America retail stores.

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  18. McNeese hosts Grambling for final homestandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... kids' repeat episodes of lice at Vinton Elementary. Monday a charter bus of people from the local Volunteers of America heads to Baton Rouge for Behavioral Health Awareness Day. Staff, people with a behavioral health disorder and their advocates ...

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  19. Southern University holds spring commencement ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... kids' repeat episodes of lice at Vinton Elementary. Monday a charter bus of people from the local Volunteers of America heads to Baton Rouge for Behavioral Health Awareness Day. Staff, people with a behavioral health disorder and their advocates ...

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  20. LFR puts out house fire on East 64thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... to go up for debate at the state legislature Tuesday. Monday a charter bus of people from the local Volunteers of America heads to Baton Rouge for Behavioral Health Awareness Day. Staff, people with a behavioral health disorder and their advocates ...

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