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  • Volunteers of America of Illinois

    Founded in 1896, Volunteers of America of Illinois is one of the organization's oldest local offices. For over 123 years, Volunteers of America of Illinois has met the critical needs of children, families and more throughout the state.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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 Volunteers of America Classic — helps America's most vulnerable lead healthy, safe, and productive lives.

  • 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.

  • Ex-Offender Mentoring: Training Volunteers to Serve as Mentors in MN

    ​Amicus Ex-offender Mentoring, recently merged with Volunteers of America Minnesota and Wisconsin, has been training volunteers to serve as mentors for individual inmates across Minnesota for nearly 50 years. By visiting, writing, and listening to their One to One matches, our volunteers have helped thousands of ex-offenders successfully transition back into society.

  • Celebrating 123 Years of Service

    This year, we are proud to mark our 123rd anniversary. Founded in 1896 by Ballington and Maud Booth, today our programs reflect the changing times, addressing some of our nation's most pressing and complex needs. Learn more about the work we do across the country.

  • Award-Winning Childhood Education Programs

    Volunteers of America Colorado Branch offers high quality early childhood education to students 3 to 5 years old. They are proud to provide the best environment for children to learn and have received a 4-Star Colorado Shines Rating.

  • This is Why We Do What We Do™

    Over 560,000 Americans are homeless, 42.2 million people go hungry each night and 43.1 million Americans live in poverty. We help 1.5 million people a year.

  • Thank You

    Your generous donation helps us make a difference in the lives of millions of people across the country each year. Thank you.