Volunteers honored at annual lunch

Volunteers honored at annual lunch A ukulele band, high school students and long-time supporters were among those honored for exceptional service to Volunteers of America of North Louisiana during the annual Volunteer Luncheon today. About 160 people gathered for the...

Meals needed for Spring Break volunteers

Meals needed for college volunteers Once again the national group Students Today, Leaders Forever has chosen Volunteers of America as a stop on their Spring Break tour. These students have paid to travel the country doing service projects instead of laying on the...

Elderly apartments near completion

Elderly Apartments accepting applications South Pointe Place, the new elderly housing complex of Volunteers of America is now officially accepting applications. The 50-unit complex will house low income seniors, who can live independently. Located at 1133 South Pointe...

Seeking LEAP tutors

LEAP Tutors needed Local fourth and eighth graders need the community’s help to get ready for the LEAP test. It only takes two hours a week and you can make a huge difference. Volunteers of America of North Louisiana is seeking tutors for students who will be taking...

LightHouse alumni share advice

LightHouse alumni share advice, stories It’s been 20 years since Myron Harris was spending Saturdays at the LightHouse, but he still remembers the lessons he learned. “Focus and keep aiming high,” he said. He was among about two dozen alumni who came back for the...