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Provide a Meal

Food is our biggest need! Do you enjoy cooking? Use your skills to provide healthy, delicious meals for young people in our care. Cook at home and deliver to one of our shelter or housing programs so youth can get the nourishment they need to reach their potential!

Sign up to provide a meal

Orion Kitchen - Exec Team Cooking

Get Your Community Involved!

Host a fundraiser, raise awareness, or get your workplace involved! You have the power to help young people in our community realize their potential and achieve their dreams. When you partner with YouthCare, you become a donor, volunteer, and advocate for young people experiencing homelessness. Get creative about engaging your network and sharing your passions and make a lasting difference in the lives of homeless youth.

Learn more about Partnering with YouthCare

Bring Your Group!

A group can make a big impact in one day! We are typically able to host groups of 10-30 volunteers to help with “Clean & Green” projects (outdoor yard work, organization & sorting, and deep cleaning). please fill out our group volunteer interest form to let us know more about your group and the desired logistics of your project! If your group is smaller than ten people, please consider signing up for a meal, above. If your group is bigger than 30 people, please scroll down for a list of YouthCare’s partner organizations that may be able to host a larger group.

Tell us about Your Group

If your group is larger than 30 people, please consider volunteering at one of our partner organizations:

  • Rainier Valley Food Bank
  • Food Lifeline
  • Humble Design
  • Low Income Housing Institute