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The Home Depot Foundation Pledges More Than $1.75 Million to Volunteers of America to Provide Homes and Services to Vulnerable Veterans

Date Posted: Monday, August 8, 2016

Category: Housing/Experiencing Homelessness - National

Volunteers of America (VOA) is the recipient of more than $1.75 million dollars from The Home DepotĀ® Foundation for veteran housing projects. The Foundation has given nearly $11.3 million to improve housing for homeless veterans and their families since 2011. Nine VOA homeless veteran programs in seven states (Maine, Florida, California, Louisiana, New York, Ohio, and Massachusetts) will benefit from the 2016 grants including building 219 units of which up to 64 are earmarked specifically for women veterans. (Maine's "Cabin in the Woods" will be for female and male veterans with and without children as verified with VOA Northern New England on 8/15/2016.)

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