Conversations With Veterans: Michael Newcombe's Struggle Post Military LifeWhen Michael Newcombe became an active duty combat engineer for the Army, he had the world on a string, but an injury received in Afghanistan changed all that. Plagued by homelessness, unemployment and addiction, this young veteran refused to give up. This is his story.
The Holidays Find Many Families In Need; Volunteers Of America Find A Way To Help The holiday season is upon us -- and while many of us will celebrate with family and friends, exchanging gifts and eating plenty of great food -- others are not as fortunate.
Volunteers Of America Hosts Adopting Families EventVolunteers of America will present their 20th Annual Adopting Families Event in Birmingham.
GLITR Partners With VOA To Adopt Families For HolidaysOK, it's almost Thanksgiving, so I'm ready to officially open the Christmas season. And once again this year, we're doing that in a very special way at your Great Lakes Innovation and Technology Report. We're partnering with Volunteers of America - Michigan to encourage GLITR readers to "Adopt A Family" this holilday season.
Volunteers Of America Hosting Sports Fundraiser MondayIt's that time of year again, when Volunteers of America runs its outstanding Adopt A Family program to make sure the less fortunate have a good holiday season. And the organization's big annual fundraiser is right around the corner. "Athletes Adopting Families" will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5 at the Reserve at Big Rock in Birmingham.
New Transitional Housing for Homeless Veterans Breaks Ground Volunteers of America Michigan will break ground on a new transitional housing program for homeless veterans in Detroit Thursday, May 12th.
Adopt A Family This Holiday Season
VOA Asks GLITR Readers To 'Adopt A Family'