Helping America's Most Vulnerable

#ExperienceWhy Opportunities

See Our Mission In Action

An #ExperienceWhy tour is a one-hour educational event that demonstrates how Volunteers of America improves the quality of life for our community's most vulnerable neighbors. Visit one of our program facilities, see service in action and hear real stories of change and triumph.


Calendar of Opportunities

  • July 13, 2017

    Veterans Transitional Housing Center

    New Orleans

    Join us July 13, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Oscar J. Tolmas Veterans Center on Pitt Street in New Orleans, LA, which provides counseling for substance abuse, access to housing, intensive care coordination and support services to homeless male Veterans.

    3801 Pitt Street
    New Orleans, LA 70115

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  • August 10, 2017

    The Groves at Mile Branch

    Covington, LA

    Join us August 10, 2017, at 11 a.m. at The Groves at Mile Branch in Covington, LA. We'll guide you on a tour through this unique workforce apartment complex that gives working families high quality but affordably priced places to call home.

    424 Purslane Drive
    Covington, LA 70433

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  • September 14, 2017

    Fresh Food Factor

    New Orleans

    Join us September 14, 2017, at 11 a.m. at our Fresh Food Factor program facility. Tour the 8,000-square foot commercial kitchen that provides healthy and nutritious meals and snacks to at-risk kids in our community.

    1746 Tchoupitoulas Street
    New Orleans, LA 70115

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  • October 12, 2017

    Veterans Transitional Housing Center

    New Orleans

    Join us October 12, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Oscar J. Tolmas Veterans Center on Pitt Street in New Orleans, LA, which provides counseling for substance abuse, access to housing, intensive care coordination and support services to homeless male Veterans.

    3801 Pitt Street
    New Orleans, LA 70115

    RSVP Now!
  • November 9, 2017

    The Groves at Mile Branch

    Covington, LA

    Join us November 9, 2017, at 11 a.m. at The Groves at Mile Branch in Covington, LA. We'll guide you on a tour through this unique workforce apartment complex that gives working families high quality but affordably priced places to call home.

    RSVP Now!
  • December 14, 2017

    Fresh Food Factor

    New Orleans

    Join us September 14, 2017, at 11 a.m. at our Fresh Food Factor program facility. Tour the 8,000-square foot commercial kitchen that provides healthy and nutritious meals and snacks to at-risk kids in our community.

    1746 Tchoupitoulas Street
    New Orleans, LA 70115

    RSVP Now!

Can't make one of the options above?

No problem, we'll come to you! All it takes is a simple invitation from you to your friends, family or colleagues and we will do the rest! The hour will include a short video introducing you to real people whose lives have been transformed. By hosting an #ExperienceWhy event you are helping us spread the word about Volunteers of America's mission and the impact we provide to our community's most vulnerable people.


Host an #ExperienceWhy Opportunity