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Uplifting All People

Volunteers of America is the charity that always steps forward to help the most vulnerable. For over 118 years, we have taken on the most difficult tasks to help the most under-served.

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    Renew Your Support for 2015

    Ring in a new year with compassion and change lives. Too many veterans and struggling families are desperate for food, shelter, and a second chance. Please give them the help they need to make a real difference in 2015. When you renew your support today, you’ll help desperate neighbors renew their lives.

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    Glen Campbell's Goodbye Tour - A Moving Account of Alzheimer's

    As part of its ongoing work with people with Alzheimer’s and their families and caregivers, Volunteers of America is supporting the documentary feature film, “I’ll Be Me,” chronicling Glen Campbell’s Goodbye Tour.

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    Providing a Voice for Veterans Since WWI

    We are committed to ending homelessness for those veterans on the street and preventing others from becoming homeless by providing well-designed and managed services to meet their needs. Every night, we give veterans emergency shelter and, when they are ready, provide transitional and even permanent housing.

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  • 2,000,000

    more than 2 million people helped annually

  • 110,000

    kids and young people given opportunities they could never have imagined

  • 21,000

    veterans whose lives we have helped improve

  • 35,000

    individuals and families impacted by incarceration helped

  • 15,000

    individuals with intellectual disabilities empowered to be independent and involved in their communities

  • 277,000

    older adults cared for, housed and loved

  • 83,000

    homeless individuals assisted

  • 25,000

    people housed in our 17,149 affordable housing units in 377 properties