Senator Cassidy Championed Fiscal Year 2024 Funding

Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana Grateful for Support


New Orleans, LA, – March 28, 2004 – Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana extends sincere appreciation to U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) for his pivotal role in securing $4,500,000 in the annual appropriations bills for fiscal year 2024. This funding, allocated specifically for facilities and equipment, will significantly bolster Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana’s capacity to provide transformational and impactful community services.

Senator Cassidy’s steadfast advocacy and leadership have ensured that essential resources are directed toward addressing the critical needs of Louisiana residents. His commitment to securing funding for vital community services underscores his dedication to improving the lives of those in need.

Senator Cassidy emphasized the importance of these investments, stating, “No matter where you live in Louisiana, these investments will make a difference in our communities. This funding boosts our economy and strengthens our communities by improving roads and bridges, upgrading our electric grid, supporting our military, and more.”

Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana is deeply grateful to Senator Cassidy for his unwavering support and tireless advocacy on behalf of the community. With this funding, Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana will continue to provide vital services and support to individuals and families in need across southeast Louisiana.

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About Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana:

Volunteers of America is one of the nation’s oldest and largest comprehensive human services organizations with 16,000 paid professionals, dedicated to helping those in need rebuild their lives and reach their full potential. Founded in 1896, the faith-based nonprofit has affiliates in over 400 communities in 46 states, the District of Columbia, and serves more than 1.5 million people a year.

For over 125 years, Volunteers of America Southeast Louisiana has empowered and uplifted individuals including veterans, at-risk youth, seniors, men and women returning home after incarceration, individuals and families experiencing homelessness, persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities, families in need of affordable housing, and those recovering from addictions. Our work touches the mind, body, heart – and ultimately the spirit – of those we serve, integrating our deep compassion with highly effective programs and services. Visit for more information.

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