Volunteers of America in Northern New England

Our Local Vision

Our National Mission Statement

Volunteers of America is a movement organized to reach and uplift all people and bring them to the knowledge and active service of God. Volunteers of America, illustrating the presence of God through all that we do, serves people and communities in need and creates opportunities for people to experience the joy of serving others. Volunteers of America measures its success in positive changes in the lives of individuals and communities we serve .

In Northern New England

We are one of 40 affiliates across 46 states that collectively touch the lives of more than 2.5 million people

Our Local Vision

Guided by faith, with the talents of many, in the spirit of compassion and collaboration, we will be innovative agents of social change, positively impacting lives.

Values and Guiding Principles

Faith: We engage, embrace and honor all faith communities, and demonstrate compassion and a belief in ourselves and others.

Integrity: We build confidence, trust and loyalty in our stakeholders and our actions align with Volunteers of America principles and values. We recognize that the easy thing is not always the right thing and the right thing is not always easy .

Innovation: We approach our work in an innovative, resourceful and imaginative way; we are open to new ideas, embrace creativity and flexibility as the norm, demonstrate forward thinking, encourage risk-taking and reward trying new things.

Collaboration: We value our partnerships with our internal and external stakeholders in order to help meet our client and organizations' needs. We encourage our staff to seek out and recognize each other's competency and talents and to take action in order to be a part of the solution.

Passionate, Engaged Talent : Leaders are recruiting and developing passionate and engaged talent and empow­ering staff through mentoring, celebration and recognition in a culture based in the power of faith and the value of service.

90 cents out of every dollar goes directly to programming.