YouthCare Partners with Starbucks to Help End Youth Homelessness

Today, YouthCare is thrilled to announce its’ partnership with Starbucks, Seattle Kraken, Climate Pledge Arena, and One Roof Foundation! These organizations use their platforms to impact youth experiencing homelessness in our community and YouthCare is inspired to be a part of their work. We are so grateful for their partnership and to be the first… Read More of “YouthCare Partners with Starbucks to Help End Youth Homelessness”

The Skateboard Community Steps Up For Youth

All across YouthCare programs, young people’s interest in skateboarding continues to rise. And it’s no wonder: skateboarding is a great form of exercise. It helps youth get where they need to go, relieves stress, and connects them to their peers in the community. Eugene, Case Manager at YouthCare’s Orion Center, said: “After working with young… Read More of “The Skateboard Community Steps Up For Youth”

Helping Youth Through Fashion: YouthCare Enters New Partnership with Nordstrom!

YouthCare is thrilled to announce a new campaign with longtime partner Nordstrom to support youth experiencing homelessness in Seattle. Over the years, Nordstrom has never wavered in its commitment to ending youth homelessness in our community. Their employees have shown up at our events, supported our annual luncheon, clocked countless volunteer hours cooking or cleaning… Read More of “Helping Youth Through Fashion: YouthCare Enters New Partnership with Nordstrom!”

A Holiday Tradition of Generosity at YouthCare’s Adolescent Shelter

Eleven years ago, a group of United Airlines staff sat down to plan their annual Fantasy Flights event, a tradition where they transform their stations into a winter wonderland for youth. That year, they were given a unique opportunity to do something a little different. With the vision of giving back and spreading cheer to… Read More of “A Holiday Tradition of Generosity at YouthCare’s Adolescent Shelter”

Haircuts with Heart: YouthCare Partners with Bishops on Capitol Hill

It’s Thankful Thursday and we’re so grateful for our wonderful partnership with Bishops Barbershop on Capitol Hill! Every other month, our young people in program get so excited to make the trip up the hill to a cool spot, sit in a shiny black chair, and for a few moments, slip away into the leisure… Read More of “Haircuts with Heart: YouthCare Partners with Bishops on Capitol Hill”

YouthCare Partners with Planned Parenthood to Provide Teen Health Education

YouthCare is honored to have worked with Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands on a lawsuit to support teen health education. The trainings are provided to youth living at YouthCare, and Planned Parenthood has worked extremely hard to make the materials inclusive and affirming to young people with diverse gender expression and identities, as well as culturally… Read More of “YouthCare Partners with Planned Parenthood to Provide Teen Health Education”

YouthCare Honored by American Family Insurance & The Seattle Seahawks

On Saturday, May 13, YouthCare staff, members of the Board of Directors, and a youth client alumni gathered at the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. American Family Insurance and the Seattle Seahawks had teamed up for a major surprise as part of their “Dream Fearlessly” campaign. For the two weeks prior, YouthCare worked with American Family Insurance… Read More of “YouthCare Honored by American Family Insurance & The Seattle Seahawks”

YouthCare and Gourmondo Partner for Youth Internships

YouthCare is excited to announce a new partnership with Gourmondo. Gourmondo will be donating a portion of the proceeds from their Giving Box lunches to YouthCare, in addition to offering internships for youth who have experienced homelessness. Homeless youth come to YouthCare for a variety of reasons, to access a continuum of services from basic… Read More of “YouthCare and Gourmondo Partner for Youth Internships”

Expanded Civil Legal Services for Homeless Youth!

We are incredibly excited to announce that Legal Counsel for Youth and Children (LCYC) and Street Youth Legal Advocates for Washington (SYLAW) are expanding civil legal services for homeless youth at YouthCare starting July 1, 2016 in year-long pilot program funded by the Raikes Foundation. Through a weekly drop-in clinic at YouthCare’s Orion Center and close… Read More of “Expanded Civil Legal Services for Homeless Youth!”

Seahawks and Windermere Create Partnership to Benefit YouthCare

YouthCare is pleased to announce that we are the beneficiary of a new partnership between the Seattle Seahawks and Windermere Real Estate called ‪#‎TackleHomelessness‬. Windermere will donate $100 for every Seahawks tackle at home during the 2016 season to YouthCare. Another reason to look forward to football season! “Windermere is a company full of 12s, so I know I speak… Read More of “Seahawks and Windermere Create Partnership to Benefit YouthCare”