Hope For Youth

HFY Happenings

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…

4th of December 2020

Donor Appreciation

We wish to thank donors, Linda and Mark Morales, featured here with HFY Director, Kate Travers. Their continued support of our youth is greatly appreciated! Right before the Thanksgiving holiday, Hope For Youth received a delivery of complete Thanksgiving meals for each of our residential programs. We…

1st of December 2020

It’s Here: Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Over the past nine years, this idea has grown into a global movement that inspires hundreds of millions of people to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity. Please consider supporting…

26th of November 2020

Happy Thanksgiving


21st of November 2020

SOS Fundraiser Update

We are close to $30,000!! Thank you to our amazing donors! Remember every dollar has a 100% match from a local foundation; please help show homeless youth on Long Island they have a home with Hope For Youth!

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15th of November 2020

Giving Tuesday

The day is fast approaching…. Giving Tuesday! Please consider making a donation to our SOS – Save Our Shelter campaign, on December 1st. Public and private funding has decreased all while the needs of our youth have not. In fact they have increased. This fundraiser is critical…