Volunteers of America
Volunteers of America, or VOA for short, serves 13,000 people, many homeless, every year.
When 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.
Debate has begun, again, on how to handle residents of a homeless tent city in Camden.
The $4-million facility is attached to the Volunteers of America offices on Atlantic Avenue in Camden, and will provide much-needed support to homeless veterans.