Volunteers of America, with your support, helps more than 6,000 impoverished children, at-risk youth, homeless families, veterans, low-income seniors and individuals struggling with mental health and addiction issues move toward a better future. But we do not do it alone.
We empower people in our community to rise out of poverty, move toward self-reliance, and reach their full potential.
Share Your Blessings
Your Caring Gift can bring joy and hope to a family in need by providing them food, shelter, an education, independent living, and a second chance. Your donation at this time will make a real difference in the lives of the people we serve and make a positive impact in our community.
At just 6 years old, Leslie was already struggling with school. She wasn’t doing her homework or following instructions from her teachers. Once she started attending the After School and School-Age Summer Camp Programs at the Volunteers of America Children’s Center she was able to turn everything around.
nights of shelter provided each year
number of hours of volunteering from 231 volunteers in fiscal year 2018.
people served in Upstate New York each year
families helped on a path to stability and permanent housing through our Guest House family shelter.
children at Children's Center each day
meals served each year
parent satisfaction rate for the overall quality of our programs at our Children's Center.