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Allie Wagner Named MC for Creations in Chocolate

Monday, February 11, 2019

Allie Wagner from KUSI News will be Master of Ceremonies for the 13th Annual Creations in Chocolate event on March 14. The event brings together San Diego’s top chocolatiers for an evening of extraordinary chocolate creations and decadent desserts to benefit San Diego Youth Services. Allie grew up in the community of Ramona and studied … Read More

GROWS Resource Fair

Resource Fair Draws 100+

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

More than 100 people attended our GROWS Resource Fair at the Central Library on Feb. 1. Participants were able to meet with team members from San Diego Youth Services and more than 30 partner organizations from across San Diego County to learn about resources, services, employment and internship/volunteer opportunities. Our GROWS (Greater Recruitment and Outreach for Workforce Success) program … Read More

Parent and child

Champions for Youth Donate $97,000

Monday, January 28, 2019

More than 235 individuals and businesses joined our 2018-2019 Champions for Youth campaign, donating $97,020 to help youth throughout San Diego. Farmers Insurance will also add to these generous donations with at least $55,000 as part of the campaign. San Diego Youth Services is one of just 10 organizations selected to participate in this campaign … 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

Parent and child

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

SDYS team running

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