Experience Why Opportunities
See Our Mission In Action
An Experience Why 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
March 14, 2019
The Groves at Mile Branch
Join us Thursday, March 14, 2019, at 8:30 a.m. at The Groves at Mile Branch in Covington. 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 DriveRSVP Now!
Covington, LA 70433
April 4, 2019
Fresh Food Factor
New Orleans, LA
Join us April 4, 2019, at 5 p.m. at our Fresh Food Factor program facility in New Orleans. 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 StreetRSVP Now!
New Orleans, LA 70115
May 2, 2019
Oscar J. Tolmas Veterans Pavilion
New Orleans, LA
Join us May 2, 2018, at 8:30 a.m. at our Oscar J. Tolmas Veterans Pavilion in New Orleans, LA, which provides counseling for substance abuse, access to housing, intensive care coordination and support services to homeless male Veterans.
1002 Napoleon AvenueRSVP Now!
New Orleans, LA 70119
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.