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  • June 7, 2016

    Caring for the Homeless

    Women Veterans of Colorado pitched in to make-over shelter rooms designated for fellow female Veterans.

  • June 1, 2016

    ​Home Depot Renovates Veteran Home So He Can Continue To Live Independently

    Volunteers of America partners with Home Depot a once a year to honor Veterans by making their homes more accessible and comfortable. This year the team helped an aging Veteran continue living safely and comfortably in his home of over 50 years.

  • May 23, 2016

    ​Keeping Loved ones, and yourself, safe from the summer heat

    As the temperatures are warming up, it is important that we make sure to stay cool. Learn some tips on avoiding heat stress, why this is particularly important for older adults, and how you can help keep seniors in your community.

  • May 12, 2016

    Your Summer Fuel

    Volunteers of America Dietitian Margaret Swearingen reveals some simple tips for seniors, or anyone, to say fueled and healthy during the summer months.

  • May 4, 2016

    An Unforgettable Mother's Day

    After attending Volunteers of America's I Remember Mama, this Mother's Day is one 75 Denver women will never forget. One of the event planners recounts how the annual brunch continues to touches lives year after year.

  • May 3, 2016

    ​Volunteers can do amazing things

    Volunteers are making amazing things happen at VOA Colorado. Read about how people just like you are using their talents to help those in need.

  • April 13, 2016

    If we didn't have volunteers...

    With this week being National Volunteer Week, I started to think about how much our volunteers do and what it would mean to go even a day without volunteers.

  • March 28, 2016

    How to leave a lasting legacy

    James Gagliano left a legacy that will continue on for years after his life; find out how.

  • February 18, 2016

    Quarterly Message from our President and CEO, Dianna Kunz

    A message to our wonderful donors, friends and volunteers!

  • December 9, 2015

    Delivering the Holiday Spirit

    Over 1,500 volunteers will come together Saturday, December 12, to assemble and deliver 5,280 holiday fruit baskets to seniors throughout the Denver metro area.