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May 9, 2019
Mother's Day can be a difficult day for some elderly women who don't have loved ones to celebrate with. Thanks to a local volunteer, they won't be alone this weekend.
April 30, 2019
Renting apartments to individuals who use financial assistance programs like Section 8 will become easier as public assistance can no longer be used against tenants when looking for a home.
April 24, 2019
Volunteers of America Upstate New York will host its 29th annual “I Remember Mama” breakfast on May 11 for low-income senior women who would otherwise spend the holiday alone.
April 16, 2019
Volunteers of America Upstate New York (VOA) joined with Rochester’s first responders to hold a five-year reunion event for Camp HEROES campers last week to celebrate the progress made since the camp opened in 2014.
April 14, 2019
Rob Stedman, VP of Services for Children and Families, and Valerie Hoak, Director of Development, went on "Rochester In Focus" on News 10NBC to discuss our Children's Center, our Guest House Family Shelter and our upcoming Mother's Day event for seniors "I Remember Mama."
March 14, 2019
Volunteers of America talks to Good Day Rochester about everything that we do for the community, in celebration of 118 years of service in Rochester.
March 11, 2019
Volunteers of America Upstate New York will commemorate 118 years of service to the Rochester community this March.
March 10, 2019
Volunteers of America in Upstate New York commemorates 118 years of service in the Rochester community.
January 3, 2019
Volunteers of America Upstate New York Has Recently Elected Nine New Members to Their Board of Directors
A list of VOA's new board members who will help with their mission to empower people to rise out of poverty, move toward self-reliance, and reach their full potential.
December 12, 2018
Middle School Donation Drive Includes Homemade Holiday Cards for Volunteers of America’s Shelter Residents
Volunteers of America is one of the Rochester charities to benefit from the annual school-wide “Mix It Up and Make a Difference” donation drive at Bay Trail Middle School in Penfield. In addition to donating non-perishable items for residents of VOA’s Foundation House, students crowded around tables set up in the cafeteria to make Thanksgiving and Christmas cards for the residents of Volunteers of America’s housing program.