Your Gift Transforms Lives

When you support Volunteers of America, you help transform the lives of people in need in 16 south Louisiana parishes. Since Volunteers of America came to New Orleans in the 1890s, we've grown to help more than 50,000 persons a year – one person at a time.

Ways You Can Help

  • Make A Donation

    Your gift extends a hand up to children, families, seniors and persons with disabilities. It unites children with adoptive parents, helps veterans and recovering substance abusers who are homeless, runs community homes for persons with disabilities, supplies senior housing and helps at-risk youth.

    Give Today
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    Reach for the Stars

    Learn more about Volunteers of America's annual Reach for the Stars Campaign and how you can make a difference in your community. See our mission in action at an #ExperienceWhy Opportunity, volunteer your time as a Star Ambassador who shares their passion for our work, or join our Reach for the Stars Giving Society that provides essential, sustainable funding for programs that are changing lives everyday.

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  • Vehicle Donation

    Donate your vehicle to Volunteers of America! It's quick and easy to donate your car to our charity. When you become a donor, you get a tax deduction and help people in need close to home. You also can donate your truck, motorcycle, RV or boat.

    Donate Your Car

An Easy Way to Help: Shop on

When you register your Amazon account with Amazon Smile, the Amazon Smile Foundation donates 5% of every purchase to Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana. It's an easy and free way to support our mission without lifting a finger!

Click here to get started and don't forget to visit every time you shop!