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  • November 20, 2018

    Thanksgiving in Puerto Rico with Culture 2100

    Denise Boudreau-Scott, co-founder of Culture 2100, explains how they gathered in Puerto Rico last week to talk about improving culture in organizations while also sponsoring a Thanksgiving dinner party with a band for the 100 elderly residents of Miramar Housing, an affordable housing complex in Puerto Rico.

  • October 19, 2018

    Volunteers of America of Illinois

    Founded in 1896, Volunteers of America of Illinois is one of the organization's oldest local offices. For over 122 years, Volunteers of America of Illinois has met the critical needs of children, families and more throughout the state.

  • August 17, 2018

    Men of Rafiki: A Program Geared Towards Reducing Recidivism

    The word “Rafiki" is Swahili for "friend" and Men of Rafiki is a re-entry program celebrating the culture and strengths of African American men. The program serves up to 90 men in three Minnesota State Correctional Facilities each year and continues providing support to them as they leave incarceration and build a new life on the outside.

  • July 20, 2018

    Learn How we Helped a Young Man with Intellectual Disabilities Thrive

    With the help of Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana, Clay, born with special needs and intellectual disabilities, has thrived living independently and finding a job at a hotel. Listen to his remarkable story as told lovingly by his brother Blair.

  • May 17, 2018

    Sung-hyun Park Wins The 2018 Volunteers of America LPGA Texas Classic

    Sung-hyun Park won The 2018 Volunteers of America LPGA Texas Classic Tournament and received the Kathy Whitworth Trophy from Ms. Whitworth herself. Volunteers of America — proud host of the LPGA Texas Classic — helps America's most vulnerable lead healthy, safe, and productive lives.

  • April 6, 2018

    Volunteers of America's 2017 Annual Report

    Volunteers of America recognizes the fine lines that often separate us as a people, but together with you, we are erasing those lines. We are growing our diverse family that welcomes and includes all people, meeting them where they are. Watch our annual report video to learn more how, in 2017, we helped more than 1 million people.

  • March 1, 2018

    122 Years of Helping Those in Need

    Since 1896, Volunteers of America has been helping America's most vulnerable men, women and children. And 122 years later, we have almost 16,000 paid, professional employees dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives. Learn more about our name and what “volunteer” meant back in 1896 when we were founded.

  • October 13, 2017

    Moral Injury and Collective Healing

    The emerging issue of moral injury has been most often associated with returning military personnel. However, Volunteers of America believes this construct extends beyond the military setting, requiring more investigation into how to identify and treat moral injury among diverse populations.

  • October 12, 2017

    Dr. William Nash Discusses Moral Injury Beyond the Military Context

    The emerging issue of moral injury has been most often associated with returning military personnel. However, Volunteers of America believes this construct extends beyond the military setting, requiring more investigation into how to identify and treat moral injury among diverse populations. This video highlights an interview with Dr. William P. Nash, speaking on the subject.

  • September 6, 2017

    Volunteers of America CEO Speaks to the Personal Side of Moral Injury

    Volunteers of America CEO Mike King provides a history of the term "moral injury" and speaks about his personal experience with caregiver moral injury when his mother suffered from Alzheimers and his father's experiences in WWII.