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We’ve Moved!

As of July 5, 2017, our offices are located at

9950 W. Van Buren, Suite 114
Avondale, AZ  85323

Want to learn more about HYC?

Join us at our Winter
Empowering Youth
Campaign Breakfast on
December 7, 2017.
The event is free to attend!
Click here for more details.

Take a peek at some quotes from our
students and partners 
on our Youth page.

Check out the latest HYC news on our
Blog & Articles page!

Want to make an immediate difference?

Donate items our students currently need:

Gift cards for fast food and groceries,
Walmart and Target

Liquid laundry detergent

Shaving razors

Mouthwash

Adult bicycles in good working condition

View the rest of our current needs list here. 

Can’t volunteer, but want
another 
way to help?

Help our students reach their various
appointments with funding through this
GoFundMe page.

 

Mission

In partnership with the community, HYC’s mission is to raise awareness and meet the needs of youth experiencing homelessness so they can stay in school and graduate.

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Programs

EYFTF
Empowering Youth for the Future

CHANGE
Children Heal and New Growth Empowers

Host Family

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Events

 

Racing for Hope

Tee Off for Teens

Empowering Youth

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Get Involved

Mentor
Host Family
Student Ambassador
EYFTF
Teen Exchange
Volunteer

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Thank you to everyone who has shared this post and come through with flying colors to sponsor most of our students. However, we still have about 10 students who need sponsors for their holiday wish lists, and gifts need to be turned in this week! If you or anyone you know can help, please contact our office at 623-374-3747. ... See MoreSee Less

The holidays are coming! Students are making their wish lists now, but we can't meet all their needs without your help. If you are interested in sponsoring one or more teens' wish lists for the holidays, please contact Korina Mitchell at 623-374-3747!

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A big thank you to our board member, John Manobianco, for the recent donation to HYC! John was able to double his efforts when he asked his work to match his donation. Thank you @statefarm for taking generosity to the next level! You can also make the holiday season double the joy and twice the cheer, when you ask your company to match your contribution. Most companies take part in the season of giving, all you have to ask!#happyholidays #seasonofgiving #donationmatch ... See MoreSee Less

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Here's a way you can help the students of HYC without spending an extra dime - as you do your holiday shopping online at Amazon's website, remember to use the link smile.amazon.com before you start your search, and choose Homeless Youth Connection as your charity of choice. Amazon will donate a percentage of the proceeds of your order to HYC! ... See MoreSee Less

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Time is running out, and we need your help! We had a tremendous response last week from individuals and groups who wanted to sponsor our teens for the holidays. However, we still have about 50 students' wish lists that need fulfilling. If you can help, please contact our office at 623-374-3747 or kmitchell@hycaz.org. Thank you! ... See MoreSee Less

The holidays are coming! Students are making their wish lists now, but we can't meet all their needs without your help. If you are interested in sponsoring one or more teens' wish lists for the holidays, please contact Korina Mitchell at 623-374-3747!

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