Arkansas vets now eligible for services

Veterans in five counties in southern Arkansas are now eligible for assistance from Volunteers of America of North Louisiana, which serves veterans who are homeless or facing homelessness. Since 2011 Volunteers of America has operated the Supportive Services for...

Spring break brings volunteers

Lemon freshness wafted down the hall at the Highland Center Tuesday following college students armed with sponges, paper towels and cleanser. The students had traveled from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minn., as part of a Spring Break service trip with...

Volunteers honored at annual lunch

Six organizations and individuals were honored for exceptional service to Volunteers of America of North Louisiana during the annual Volunteer Luncheon today. The event was held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 18 at East Ridge Country Club. The honorees range from a...

Success Story: ‘You can be whatever you want’

Destiny is often the first child visitors meet at the Bossier LightHouse. With a huge smile and energy bouncing in as many directions as her pigtails, she knows everyone and wants to be involved in everything. Sometimes that energy hasn’t helped her in the classroom....
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