David’s Story

David’s mind used to be troubled. “When I was troubled, I was hearing voices.”   David shares. “When I hear a voice, it echoes in me. I’m very shocked.” David has schizophrenia, which is a condition where people see and hear things that other people don’t see or hear....

Introducing Day of Hope on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020.

Volunteers of America North Louisiana introduces their first virtual giving campaign called Day of Hope which will take place on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020 in an effort to raise much needed funds to eliminate a current fiscal year $2.35 million funding gap and provide...

Dylan’s Story

Dylan knows life is about choices. When he was 17, he and his best friend chose to enlist in the United States Marine Corp for four years. He says his time in the Marines was the best and worst of his life. Another choice changed Dylan’s life forever. “I...

Gregory’s Story: Homeless to Hopeful Veteran

“I’ve had issues with substance abuse my whole life since my early teens,” Gregory shared at our Hope Begins Here tour.   At age 17, Gregory joined the U.S. Air Force hoping for direction and a sense of purpose.  When he didn’t receive it in...