News Releases

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  • July 28, 2021

    Volunteers of America National Services Selected as a Development Partner for New Affordable Senior Housing Site at The Oaks in Dallas, Texas

    Volunteers of America National Services was selected by DHA Housing Solutions for North Texas to partner on a mixed income senior affordable residential housing project to be known as The Oaks in Dallas, Texas. The projected is slated to be completed in 2023. VOANS is the wholly controlled nonprofit subsidiary of Volunteers of America created as the sponsor and parent entity for new Volunteers of America housing development projects.

  • May 18, 2021

    Volunteers of America Classic Announces Community Programming

    The Volunteers of America Classic returns to The Colony, TX June 28 – July 4, 2021 with top LPGA professionals competing for a $1.5 million purse playing Old American Golf Club at Golf Clubs at The Tribute. In addition to world-class golf, Tournament week will encompass a variety of free family-friendly event programming.

  • April 22, 2021

    VOA to Develop New Affordable Housing for Families in DC

    Volunteers of America National Services Selected as Developer for New Family Affordable Housing Site at Historic Langston and Slater Schools In Washington, DC.

  • January 29, 2021

    VOA Turns 125

    The organization turns 125 in 2021 and has a variety of activities, programs and events scheduled around the anniversary.

  • December 21, 2020

    VOA Honors Matthews Southwest

    Volunteers of America, one of the nation’s largest and oldest providers of human services, awarded its highest honor – the 2020 Ballington and Maud Booth Award – to Matthews Southwest and its President, Jack Matthews. This year’s honoree was selected in recognition of work done around the globe to provide housing to those in need, helping families improve their lives and thrive.

  • December 21, 2020

    VOA Classic Announcement 2021

    The Volunteers of America Classic returns to The Colony, TX June 28 – July 4, 2021 with top LPGA professionals competing for a $1.5 million purse at Old American Golf Club at Golf Clubs at The Tribute.

  • November 11, 2020

    Wells Fargo Foundation Awards VOA $3 Million Grant

    Wells Fargo Foundation awards VOA $3 Million grant to develop innovative veteran housing. VOA will develop permanent supportive affordable homes for previously homeless veterans in Los Angeles, California; Austin, Texas; Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota; and Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina.

  • August 24, 2020

    Volunteers of America Receives $1.3 Million from The Home Depot Foundation to Provide Homes and Services to Vulnerable Veterans

    The Home Depot® Foundation has pledged more than $1.3 million in new veteran housing grants to Volunteers of America to address the critical needs of former service members. Since 2011, the foundation has given nearly $19 million to VOA to improve housing for veterans and their families.

  • April 15, 2020

    Players from the National Hockey League and Gaming Influencers Compete in Virtual Hockey at Home to Benefit COVID-19 Relief Efforts

    A 14-day livestreaming virtual hockey marathon, Hockey2Help, begins today to benefit the COVID-19 relief efforts of Second Harvest (Canada) and Volunteers of America. Both organizations are working tirelessly in delivering essential services to seniors and the most vulnerable in communities across Canada and the U.S.

  • March 16, 2020

    Volunteers of America, Caring for Seniors Across the U.S. During a Pandemic

    Volunteers of America is an organization dedicated to helping people thrive and live strong, healthy lives. As such, we take the threat posed by the coronavirus (COVID-19) extremely seriously, especially among residents living in our long-term and nursing care communities.