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Camp Mariposa Event Benefits Families

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Our Camp Mariposa had a great turnout on Nov. 30 for the Camp Mariposa Family Camper event! Thanks to a donation from Marc Brutten, we provided all event participants with a holiday meal. We even had enough for each family to take home leftovers! Brutten, a prominent businessman and community member, also provided Target gift … Read More

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Youth Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinners

Thursday, November 29, 2018

TAY Academy and our Youth Emergency Shelter hosted Thanksgiving dinners on Nov. 21. TAY Academy hosted its 6th annual TAYnksgiving dinner, providing food for more than 30 youth! Thank you to Wolfenzon Rolle and HSC-3 for your donations to help our youth have a wonderful dinner. Thanks to our many team members who helped with cooking, getting … Read More

HMT

HMT Electric Donates $16,000 for San Diego Youth

Monday, November 19, 2018

Thank you to HMT Electric President Brian Hudak and all of his team and clients for your generous donation of $16,000 from the 2nd HMT Charity Golf Tournament. HMT Electric Inc. specializes in commercial electrical installations in high-rise construction projects that utilize cast-in-place concrete design. In addition to high-rise, they also work on commercial tenant … Read More

PricewaterhouseCoopers Bikes

PricewaterhouseCoopers & Together We Rise Donate Bikes

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Thank you to PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) for donating 90 bikes, 30 skateboards and 120 helmets for the youth in our programs across the county! We are so very thankful for this tremendous donation through the Together We Rise bike building program and the joy it will bring to our youth. PwC sponsored and assembled the huge … Read More

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Be a Champion for Youth

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Be a Champion for Youth this Giving Tuesday, Nov. 27. It’s the start of our Champions for Youth campaign with the The Century Club of San Diego where you can grow your impact and help more youth. Each dollar donated will grow by helping us qualify for funds from a $260,000 bonus pool! Last year, … Read More

Suzy Spafford

Suzy’s Zoo Creator to be Creations in Chocolate Special Guest

Monday, November 5, 2018

Suzy Spafford, Illustrator and Creator of Suzy’s Zoo, will be Special Guest at the 13th Annual Creations in Chocolate benefiting San Diego Youth Services. The event will take place on March 14, 2019 at Liberty Station. Spafford is best known for creating “Suzy’s Zoo,” a line of colorful animal characters known as Suzy Ducken, Jack … Read More

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SDYS Team Runs for Homeless Youth

Friday, November 2, 2018

A San Diego Youth Services team ran more than 30 miles (50K) across San Diego on Nov. 1 to help homeless youth. The event, SDYS Runs for Homeless Youth, kicked off National Homeless Youth Awareness Month.  CEO Walter Philips and Associate Executive Director Steven Jella ran from Spring Valley to Point Loma and passed each … Read More

Warren-Walker Halloween Costume Donation

Warren-Walker School Donates Halloween Costumes

Friday, October 26, 2018

A special thank you to Warren-Walker School in Point Loma for donating 140 Halloween costumes and especially Paula Robinson, President for Warren-Walker Parent Association, for spearheading the collection! Here is one of our colleagues collecting some of the costumes for her program. We appreciate all of the parents who participated and donated and we are … Read More