VOA Today: COVID-19 Inspire Edition

Inspire: Surviving Coronavirus

The special COVID-19 Edition of Inspire newsletter is now available! Every day for the past several months, our VOA family has worked together to overcome the unprecedented challenges COVID-19 presents. This dedication and consistent commitment to VOA's mission deserves recognition. Our digital edition of Inspire tells the stories of our hardworking colleagues as they continue to overcome all obstacles to serve our community's most vulnerable. Read their stories at

James Perkins views the world with a new outlook these days.

“I see a different glow – I’m just happy about life. Life is short – now I’m appreciating all of
the things in front of me,” James said.

James has a good reason to feel hopeful – he has just returned to work as a Direct Support
Professional in VOA’s Alexandra House in Murfreesboro, Tennessee after recovering from being
infected with Covid-19. 

Read more about James' story in our COVID-19 Edition of Inspire: voamid.org/inspire