2017 Community Partners

Focus: Supporting Unaccompanied Homeless Youth & Young Adults

Just in Time for Foster Youth
Basic Needs/My First Home
$25,000
Works to keep transition-age foster youth from becoming homeless by providing guidance and resources to support safe, stable housing.
jitfosteryouth.org


Promises2Kids
Foster Youth Self-Sufficiency – Addressing Risk Factors for Homelessness
$41,769
Assists foster youth in achieving and maintaining self-sufficiency by offering one-on-one individualized transition and housing plans through Youth2Youth Advocates.
promises2kids.org


San Diego LGBT Community Center
Youth Services
$40,000
Provides mental health and case management services to meet the unique needs of at-risk and homeless LGBT and HIV positive youth.
thecentersd.org


Think Dignity
Homeless Youth Legal Advocacy Project
$50,000
Offers direct attorney representation and emotional support for homeless youth dealing with criminal defense and family law legal issues.
www.thinkdignity.org


Voices for Children
Transitional-Age Teens and Homelessness Prevention Program
$45,000
Prepares at-risk foster teens for a successful adult life outside of the foster care system through the caring advocacy of CASA volunteers.
www.speakupnow.org