• One lucky child care center will receive a $25,000 playground makeover and YOU can help choose the winner! Learn more about Project PlaySmart.

    Vote in April!

    One lucky child care center will receive a $25,000 playground makeover and YOU can help choose the winner! Learn more about Project PlaySmart.
  • Join us Tuesday, May 6 and learn how VOA changes lives across South Louisiana!

    Celebration For Change

    Join us Tuesday, May 6 and learn how VOA changes lives across South Louisiana!
  • Your vehicle donation will change a life.

    Donate Your Vehicle

    Your vehicle donation will change a life.
  • Read about the Garfield Transitional Housing Facility

    Celebration of Service

    Read about the Garfield Transitional Housing Facility's $9,000 renovations through The Home Depot's Celebration of Service campaign.

What's New

  • Thanks for Giving the Gift of Change in 2013

    In 2013, we asked our supporters on Facebook and Twitter to "Give the Gift of Change" by donating their pocket change to our programs serving those in need across South Louisiana. Our community came through and made serious change.
  • A Message from CEO Jane Shank Regarding CARF Accreditation

    I am so excited to share with you a fabulous process we, as Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge, are going though to make our services to others even better. CARF International is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services. As an organization, we currently have approximately 40 employees in 4 divisions including our executive leadership that are diligently working in committees and teams to establish the necessary framework by developing policies and procedures, creating streamlined forms and documents, and formulating various performance measurement plans to meet CARF standards... Click the link in the title above to access the full message.
  • Doing More For Veterans

    The Home Depot Foundation donated $9,000 in renovations to the Garfield Transitional Housing Facility as part of its second annual Celebration of Service campaign. Renovations were made inside and outside the property. Volunteers from The Home Depot and Volunteers of America completed much needed maintenance on our Garfield House.
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