The recent Reach for the Stars Breakfast at the Pontchartrain Center in Kenner brought together hundreds of donors who make continuing commitments to the projects of Volunteers of America Greater New Orleans. Ashton Ryan Jr., CEO of First NBC Bank, gave opening remarks, and people who have benefited from local VOA programs told their stories.

Jim LeBlanc, president and CEO of Volunteers of America Greater New Orleans, closed the program with his vision for the future success of Volunteers of America in the community.