Homeless Youth

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Homeless Children Succeed Using Innovative Mentoring In Southern California

Non-profit organization School on Wheels works with homeless children throughout Southern California, filling in the educational gaps at places like McDonalds and Starbucks.


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California Non-Profit Empowers Homeless Youth Through The Arts

A local non-profit called Create Now brings thousands of children in need to cultural events like free concerts and plays.


The canopy being used by the Homeless Youth Alliance as the organization looks for a new home in San Francisco. (Homeless Youth Alliance via Facebook)

San Francisco’s Homeless Youth Alliance Launches Campaign To Find A New Home

The organization was evicted from its building on Haight Street last Christmas and has been looking for a permanent new home ever since.



San Francisco Hosts Soccer Match For Homeless

A nonprofit group that uses soccer to reach homeless and formerly homeless youth and adults held its first West Coast tournament in San Francisco this weekend.


A homeless man sleeps in the doorway of a closed store in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

CoCo County Officials Respond To Report Of Not Keeping Up With Homeless Youth Needs

Contra Costa County officials responded Tuesday to a Civil Grand Jury report that underscored their lack of services for homeless youth.



SF Police, Firefighters Distribute Toys From Lefty O’Doul’s Christmas Donation Drive

San Francisco’s Lefty O’Doul’s restaurant and bar raised more than 10,000 toys during their 11th annual Christmas Eve toy drive.