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February 24, 2022
New Incubator Program Launching to Support Community Health Entrepreneurship Serving Vulnerable Populations
Volunteers of America and the Humana Foundation are partnering to accelerate social enterprises that improve quality, equity and access to care for Medicaid patients and other vulnerable populations
November 5, 2021
Volunteers of America’s CEO Mike King Takes Helm of LeadingAge Board of Directors Succeeds Jewish Home Family’s Carol Silver Elliott in Two Year Term
Mike King, national president and CEO of Volunteers of America (VOA), will chair the board of directors of LeadingAge, the association of nonprofit providers of aging services, for a two year term effective January 2022. The board transition announcement was announced to association members at the 2021 LeadingAge Annual Meeting & EXPO in Atlanta, GA.
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
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
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
The organization turns 125 in 2021 and has a variety of activities, programs and events scheduled around the anniversary.
December 21, 2020
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
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 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.