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4th of January 2021

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month

January is National Human Trafficking Awareness Month. Awareness needs to be raised, regarding anti–human trafficking. Community awareness certainly makes a difference.

Local Salvation Army organizations and other nonprofits strive to make a difference regarding trafficking, here in the USA. Human trafficking is a form…


31st of December 2020

2021, We’re Ready For You!

Hope For Youth wishes each of you a very peaceful and healthy new year. Happy New Year to All!


29th of December 2020

Only 3 Days Left to Help Save Our Shelter

SOS Fundraiser will wrap up on the 31st. There is only a few days left to help the runaway and homeless teens of Suffolk County. Please consider making a donation: https://www.classy.org/campaign/homeisnowhere/c299905


28th of December 2020

Grateful for Hope for the Holidays Supporters

We’d like to thank the following supporters who did a tremendous job contributing to our holidays. All youth were “adopted” for the holiday and the generosity of the following was amazing: St. Frances De Chantal of Wantagh, Pixie Nursery School of Wantagh and the First Presbyterian Church…


25th of December 2020

Happy Holidays to All

From all of us at Hope For Youth, we send each of you best wishes for the holiday season, and the new year!


23rd of December 2020

Uniquely Yours Boutique

Sending thanks, a HUGE thank you, to Uniquely Yours for their support of Hope For Youth children. They “adopted” many of our youth for the holiday season and certainly made Christmas much merrier! The generosity of Boutique owner, Linda Rhoads, and her network of customers, friends, community…


18th of December 2020

Local Realtor Doing Good

A BIG thank you to For Good Realty!! We are grateful to be an option for home sellers who can select an agency to receive 5% of For Good Realty’s commission. Featured in the accompanying pic are Melissa Zwaik, licensed broker and owner, presenting a check to…


15th of December 2020

Thank you to Holiday Donors

Our donors rock!! We wish to thank Melissa Shalkowitz and her organization, Christmas on Wheels, the Barnes & Noble located in Lake Grove and Julianna and Leah’s Kind Friends Corp. Clothing, toys and books have begun being delivered and these three donors have played a large role…


11th of December 2020

Save Our Shelter Fundraiser Update

As of this week, we have reached $66,500!! Thank you to our amazing donors! Remember, every dollar has a 100% match from a local foundation; no donation is too small. Please consider showing Long Island homeless youth that they have a home with Hope For Youth! …


8th of December 2020

Holiday Donations For Youth

While we continue to raise funding for our youth shelter, we are also coordinating and planning the Christmas holiday for our youth. Wouldn’t you like to be the one to place a big smile on the face of a youth in care? Our holiday wish list…