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  • April 13, 2021

    Why Does Everyone Want Me to Donate My Car?

    It's no secret that everyone is asking for car donations. Donating your car provides essential support to organizations that rely on community donations. At Volunteers of America Ohio & Indiana, your car donation enables us to continue servicing the most vulnerable in our communities.

  • March 25, 2021

    Sharing All Stories - A Reflection on DE&I by William Lindsay

    William Lindsay, a DE&I Ambassador shares his reflection on why he is part of the Volunteers of America Ohio & Indiana Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee and what he hopes to accomplish.

  • March 22, 2021

    4 Steps to Spring Clean Your Closet

    Temperatures are rising, hope is rising, and the transition from spring into summer is looking bright. Grab on to that feeling of renewal and start decluttering your house! Not only will your house look as clean and bright as your outlook on life, but you’ll be giving hope to those in need in your community. Follow the four steps inside and you’ll have a clean closet in no time!

  • March 17, 2021

    A Reflection on Maud Booth's legacy of Reentry Services by Roellen Sinkewich

    Roellen Sinkewich shares a reflection on her experience in Residential Reentry services in connection to the Founder of VOA, Maud Booth.

  • February 25, 2021

    Sharing All Stories - A Reflection on DE&I by Erin Joyner

    Erin Joyner, a DE&I Ambassador shares her reflection on why she is part of the Volunteers of America Ohio & Indiana Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee and what she hopes to accomplish.

  • February 16, 2021

    How Thrifting Helps Those in Need

    When you shop at Volunteers of America Ohio & Indiana thrift stores, you are helping veterans, individuals and families rebuild their lives. The proceeds from your purchases support life-changing programs and make a difference in your community.

  • January 19, 2021

    Working at a Volunteers of America Thrift Store

    We are hiring at our Volunteers of America thrift stores! What does it mean to work here, and what can you expect? Let’s take a look into a day in the life at our thrift stores.

  • January 19, 2021

    4 Activities to Stay Busy While Staying at Home

    We’ve been staying home more than ever before and at this point, you may be running out of creative, fun things to do. Your Volunteers of America thrift stores are here to help! Check out these five easy activities you and your family can do while staying at home (featuring items from our thrift stores).

  • January 17, 2021

    My Necklace, My Hope - Childhood Memories of MLK

    My hope is for a unified country where everyone is treated equally, not judged by the color of their skin, gender, sexual orientation, and religious affiliation. A country where everyone is free to live, thrive and realize the American dream for themselves and for the generations to come.

  • December 17, 2020

    Make a New Year’s Resolution to Shop More Thrift

    We have the perfect New Year’s resolution for you – and we guarantee it’s super easy to keep.