Stories

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  • VOA Texas Lights the Night Blue in Dallas

    VOA branding illuminated the Dallas skyline, once voted the world's best, the entire night of Monday, March 8 on Reunion Tower, Bank of America Plaza, AT&T Discover District and the Omni Dallas Hotel.

  • VOA Texas Hero Helps Staff Escape Severe Winter Weather

    VOA Texas staff members go above and beyond to keep residents safe during the 2021 severe winter storm.

  • Unique Christmas Tree

    Harvestwoord Apartments resident, George Fry designed and built a unique Christmas tree that lights up the common area and the faces of those who pass through it.

  • Home Depot Helps VOA Texas Veteran

    Volunteers from the a Houston Home Depot store donated $1,000 worth of supplies and nearly 100 volunteer hours to beautify the home of United States Marine Corps Veteran, William Victorian.

  • Positive Perspective a Century in the Making

    Park Meadows housing resident, Maurine Beene, shares a positive perspective to help others survive tough times.

  • Love, loss, simple pleasures, and Elizabeth Taylor

    Gene Vashon sat down at his kitchen table just two days after his 85th birthday, the seventh he’s celebrated at Park Meadows, (the Volunteers of America Texas Senior Housing site in Fort Worth, TX), and reflected on his life thus far.

  • Operation Backpack (Houston)

    Operation Backpack 2020 was a unique event offering a curbside pick-up to keep staff and clients safe during these unprecedented times of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • You're hired, Oscar!

    When Oscar was told he had the job after his interview, he jumped up and down with excitement.

  • Confronting COVID-19: Joe Rivera

    Joe Rivera is a combat vet who served seven years in the Army. He has recently affected by Covid-19 and lost his job.

  • Confronting COVID-19: Lisa's Story

    Lisa shares how COVID-19 has impacted her transition upon being released from prison. Thanks to YOUR Mardi Bras donations, we were prepared to shelter in place.