News Releases

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  • June 1, 2017

    From Vulnerable to Vibrant

    Volunteers of America Southwest recently celebrated an incredible milestone, their 121st anniversary!

  • May 1, 2017

    The Importance of Partnerships

    Volunteers of America Southwest would like to recognize some of the great corporations who partner with them on their mission to inspire hope through their ministry of service by providing individuals and families with tools to improve their quality of life.

  • April 7, 2017

    San Diego Workforce Partnership; Volunteers of America Southwest

    We were featured in the San Diego Union-Tribune's Community Spotlight! Gerald McFadden, CEO of Volunteers of America Southwest (VOASW), and Everett Lundgren, the organization’s Chaplain, discuss the mission, programs and services of VOASW.

  • March 24, 2017

    Gerald McFadden and Volunteers of America Inspire Educational Change

    When was the last time you saw a statistic which effected your community and it inspired you to take action to change it? Statistics are powerful tools. They provide abstract images of demographics, epidemics, and can even inject hope into a community.

  • March 21, 2017

    Super volunteer opens his heart and his oven, baking about 500 cookies a week

    ​James F. Mulvaney Jr. is being honored by Volunteers of America Southwest for his years of philanthropy. He is also active in supporting St. Vincent de Paul Village, the San Diego Center for Children and many more. He is also famous for his homemade cookies.

  • February 9, 2017

    Veterans center in El Cajon helps homeless get back on their feet

    Howard Collins served in the Marines for 12 years and is a veteran of Operation Desert Storm. Last year, he was working as a diesel truck driver, and living out of his vehicle when he started having heart problems. Learn more about Howard's transformation from vulnerable to vibrant at Volunteers of America Southwest's Hawley Veterans Services Center.

  • February 1, 2017

    What Impactful Partnerships Look Like

    In English and Spanish! Community is about the partnerships we create.

  • November 1, 2016

    Helping Clients Prepare for the Future

    In English and Spanish! The look on someone’s face when their life has been changed for the better is incredible.

  • October 1, 2016

    Celebrity Golf Classic

    In English and Spanish! Volunteers of America Southwest held their 17th Annual Celebrity Golf Classic at the Country Club of Rancho Bernardo.

  • July 26, 2016

    Lajollacooks4u Welcomes Volunteers of America into its Kitchen

    Lajollacooks4u hosted a charitable auction evening last month with Volunteers of America Southwest, a nonprofit organization that provides affordable housing, education, and health services to vulnerable individuals throughout Southern California.