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  • June 12, 2017

    2017 – Why Partnerships Matter

    "MediExcel Health Plan is a California-licensed HMO. We specialize in cross-border healthcare, so we have a number of partnerships that we are involved in with the community, because it's very important to us to be active or to give back in the communities that we serve. Volunteers of America has a number of broadly reaching programs for underserved populations in southern California..."

  • April 24, 2017

    2017 – One Last Thank You

    "My name is Daniel Torres. I myself am a 33-year meth addict who has now been clean for 6 years and a couple of months now."

  • April 24, 2017

    2017 – The Lives We Change

    "I first came across Volunteers of America 22 years ago at the 10-day program on Island Street in San Diego, and I was a resident of the 10-day program. They provided a place for me at a stage in my life to lay a new foundation and reset a course for the direction that my life was headed."

  • April 24, 2017

    2017 – Natalie's Story

    "I moved out here when I was 18, 19. Childhood was a little bit rough. My parents were not really around me a lot. I ended up being alone a lot, and that kind of hurt me a little bit. In some ways I was craving the attention from my family but I never really got it. When I moved out here and I had my daughter, I had a lot of issues with her dad. He was very controlling and physically too."

  • February 10, 2017

    CW 6 - Volunteers of America Southwest Works to End Veteran Homelessness

    Volunteers of America Southwest, a local nonprofit, works to end veteran homelessness. (Aired on 02/09/17 at 4:30 p.m.)

  • January 30, 2017

    A Message from the CEO: The Awesome Impact of our Work

    Vulnerable has many faces – a family member, a friend, a neighbor. Volunteers of America’s goal is to help create a path to a more vibrant, productive and purposeful life. We have helped co-create thousands of life-changing success stories. Let Volunteers of America be that gateway, transforming vulnerable lives to vibrant ones.

  • January 27, 2017

    2016 – Making a Difference

    We are proud to present our "2016 – Making a Difference" video! Volunteers of America Southwest staff have worked enthusiastically and tirelessly this year to improve the lives of those we serve. Thank you to our staff, donors, sponsors, Board of Directors, and volunteers for making 2016 an incredible year - let's make 2017 even more impactful!

  • November 11, 2016

    Volunteers of America Southwest Talk to CW6 About Their Veteran Services Center

    We were featured on CW6 San Diego! Our Director of Behavioral Health, Mary Lubey, spoke with CW6 on Veterans Day about the work we do to support the veterans in our community. Check out the clip!

  • October 27, 2016

    NBC Highlights Volunteers of America Southwest’s Pancake Breakfast

    NBC 7's Whitney Southwick sat down with Mary Lubey, Division Director of Behavioral Health Services of Volunteers of America Southwest, to talk about the Pancake Breakfast to support our Hawley Veterans Center in El Cajon.

  • July 18, 2016

    Volunteers of America Southwest Give 100 Backpacks to Children

    Volunteers of America Southwest gave out 100 backpacks filled with helpful school supplies to children in Chula Vista Friday morning. The donations were from a program called Success in a Backpack that helps children gain access to the school supplies they need to help them in their schoolwork . Each backpack is paid for with single donations of $22 on their website. NBC covered this heartwarming event on the 4pm evening newscast on 7/15/16.