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  • May 6, 2016

    Blue Butterfly Village, Permanent Supportive Housing for Veterans, Wins Vanguard Award

    Blue Butterfly Village, our permanent supportive housing for previously homeless veterans, has won the prestigious Vanguard Award from the National Affordable Housing Management Association. Blue Butterfly Village is on the site of a former naval base and the project was developed with 9% LIHTCs and many other sources, including HUD VASH. Numerous female veterans and their families have had their lives changed by this project.

  • April 23, 2016

    Home Depot Helps With Veterans Honor Garden

    Home Depot volunteers lent their gardening expertise to Volunteers of America Northern Rockies by helping out in their Veterans Honor Garden. There were over 30 volunteers at times throughout the day from both Home Depot and Volunteers of America that took part in the project.

  • April 13, 2016

    Home Depot Makes 7,000 Hygiene Kits for Veterans in One Day!

    Earlier this week, more than 250 Home Depot volunteers and staff helped Volunteers of America Florida create 7,000 hygiene kits for homeless veterans throughout the state of Florida.

  • February 1, 2016

    More Than Just a Golf Tournament

    The Volunteers of America Texas Shootout is the only LPGA Tour event in the state of Texas and attracts the best female golfers in the world. Boasting 19 of the Rolex Rankings' top 20 players and an international television broadcast, all eyes will be focused on the event April 25 - May 1, 2016. Volunteers, sponsors and fans are encouraged to come out and enjoy this one-of-a-kind event.

  • November 11, 2015

    Team Depot Make Significant Improvements to Veterans' Home

    Orange shirts took over the Veterans Transitional Living Facility Nov. 10, as more than 100 Team Depot volunteers participated in Veterans Day projects, including landscaping, painting and building renovations.

  • November 2, 2015

    Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me” to Air on CNN on Nov. 7

    “I’ll Be Me,” the documentary chronicling Glen Campbell’s Goodbye Tour after being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, will be shown again on CNN on Saturday, Nov. 7, at 8 p.m. ET. Volunteers of America is a proud sponsor of the film. Be sure to tune in for a 60-second Volunteers of America video that will be shown during the movie.

  • October 28, 2015

    Volunteers of America of Florida and The Home Depot Improve Transitional Housing for Veterans

    Over a dozen volunteers from the Tallahassee, Home Depot store recently banded together, as part of TEAM DEPOT to beautify Tallahassee Veteran’s Village, a Volunteers of America of Florida transitional housing development.

  • October 22, 2015

    Home Depot Transforms Tampa, FL Home for Korean War Veteran

    On Thursday, October 22 more than 20 area Home Depot associates partnered with Volunteers of America of Florida to transform the home of Army veteran Jerry Garcia. This local volunteer project is part of the Home Depot’s fifth annual Celebration of Service campaign, a nationwide effort led by Team Depot, The Home Depot’s associate-led volunteer force, to help give back to veterans in need.

  • October 16, 2015

    The Home Depot Transforms Commonwealth Veterans Residence for Bronx Veterans

    On Friday, Oct. 16, more than 25 area Home Depot associates transformed Volunteers of America-Greater New York’s Commonwealth Veterans Residence, which provides safe, supportive housing to local veterans. This local volunteer project was part of the company’s fifth annual Celebration of Service campaign, a nationwide effort led by Team Depot, The Home Depot’s associate-led volunteer force, to help give back to veterans in need.

  • October 1, 2015

    Richard Simmons Halloween Costumes Raise $50k for Charity

    The “Rock Your Richard” Charity Campaign is a friendly two-week costume challenge where fans will submit pictures of themselves dressed up in their best Richard costume. For each picture submitted, you can choose to have a donation made to Volunteers of America.

  • September 28, 2015

    Volunteers of America Celebrates The Launch Of The Full Viewers to Volunteers (V2V) Experience

    We join with CBS EcoMedia to announce the unveiling of the full Viewers to Volunteers (V2V) platform, along with Volunteering with the Stars, the exciting initiative that allows you and your favorite CBS stars to share in the experience of giving back.

  • April 30, 2015

    Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout

    We are greatly honored and excited to partner with the LPGA on the 2015 Volunteers of America North Texas Shootout. The LPGA has been a great supporter of our efforts to help America’s most vulnerable. The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) tournament at Las Colinas Country Club in Irving, Texas, kicked off on Thursday, April 30, and runs through Sunday, May 3.

  • April 22, 2015

    Home Depot Helps Put Finishing Touches on Community for Homeless Female Veterans

    Last week, over 300 Home Depot employees helped put the finishing touches on Blue Butterfly Village, a community for homeless female veterans in Los Angeles.

  • March 30, 2015

    Volunteers of America Presents Veritas in Concert

    Volunteers of America is proud to present Veritas in concert. Veritas blends classical and contemporary music to create an inspirational musical experience and includes classic works like “The Lord’s Prayer” and “You’ll Never Walk Alone.” Their music and message are a perfect fit with our ministry of service.