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New White Paper Outlines Key Policy Strategies To Combat Youth Homelessness and Human Trafficking

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 19, 2018 New White Paper Outlines Key Policy Strategies To Combat Youth Homelessness and Human Trafficking Washington, D.C. - Today, the National Network for Youth (NN4Y) released the white paper “Responding to Youth Homelessness: A Key Strategy for Preventing Human Trafficking” to outline key policies to prevent youth homelessness [...]

By |2018-03-19T06:18:19+00:00March 19, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

US will be at World Cup in Russia – giving a voice to 4 million youth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 2/7/18 FOR PRESS INQUIRIES: National Network for Youth: Darla Bardine, 202.783.7949, darla.bardine@nn4youth.org America SCORES: Jake Lloyd, 202.393.6999 x22, jlloyd@americascores.org US will be at World Cup in Russia - giving a voice to 4 million youth Life-changing experience awaits nine DC teens Washington, DC — We're going to the World Cup in [...]

By |2018-02-07T13:28:46+00:00February 7, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

NN4Y Salutes Techie Youth’s Eric David Benari & Tanuja Prasad

Giving At-Risk Youth the Gift of Technology NN4Y Salutes Techie Youth’s Eric David Benari & Tanuja Prasad In the heart of NYC sits a groundbreaking organization with one vision in mind -- giving at-risk youth the gift of self-sufficiency through technology education. Eric David Benari founded Techie Youth with the goal of providing completely free [...]

By |2017-12-18T09:55:51+00:00December 18, 2017|#boldsalute|0 Comments

GROUNDBREAKING REPORT REVEALS SIGNIFICANT HOMELESSNESS AMONG AMERICA’S YOUTH & YOUNG ADULTS

GROUNDBREAKING REPORT REVEALS SIGNIFICANT HOMELESSNESS AMONG AMERICA’S YOUTH & YOUNG ADULTS Homelessness just as prevalent in rural, urban communities; 1 in 3 homeless young women are pregnant or parenting   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nov. 15, 2017 – Earlier today, Voices of Youth Count, an initiative of Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago, released a first-of-its [...]

By |2017-11-21T15:54:05+00:00November 15, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

NN4Y Salutes Angela Luna

Fashioning Solutions for a Displaced Population NN4Y Salutes Angela Luna If you’re thinking about how to turn your passion for something you love to do into a catalyst for social change - think of Angela Luna. While a student at The New School’s Parsons School of Design, Angela, the CEO of Adiff, came up with [...]

By |2017-11-13T11:13:38+00:00November 13, 2017|#boldsalute|0 Comments

NN4Y Salutes Robert Egger

Food Fight: Using Food to Heal, Unite and Rebuild NN4Y Salutes Robert Egger This month we are honoring the efforts of Robert Egger, the founder of L.A. Kitchen. Robert has committed himself to the tremendous undertaking of recovering food that would otherwise be wasted to feed and employ those that are often the most forgotten [...]

By |2017-10-25T10:00:30+00:00October 25, 2017|#boldsalute|0 Comments

Why #ILoveRHYA: The Night Ministry in Chicago, IL

The Night Ministry has received RHY funding for our housing programs for youth & young adults experiencing homelessness since the mid-1990’s.  We proudly operate two RHYA-funded Basic Center Programs, a Street Outreach Program, and a Transitional Living Program. We believe that youth who experience homelessness need to have a variety of age- and developmentally-appropriate housing [...]

By |2017-09-28T10:48:58+00:00September 28, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

What You Need to Know About: HHS’s Youth At-Risk of Homelessness (YARH) Program

What You Need to Know About: HHS’s Youth At-Risk of Homelessness (YARH) Program Youth At-Risk of Homelessness (YARH) is the Children’s Bureau, within the Administration for Children and Families (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services), multi-phase grant program to learn what works to prevent homelessness among Youth and Young Adults (YYA) with child welfare [...]

By |2017-09-26T10:17:51+00:00September 26, 2017|Blog Post|0 Comments

NN4Y Salutes Y2Y’s Sam & Sarah

How Engaged Students Become Innovative Leaders NN4Y Salutes Y2Y’s Sam & Sarah Sam Greenberg and Sarah Rosenkrantz are the co-founders of Y2Y Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA. Y2Y Harvard Square is the nation’s first student-run overnight shelter. It employs a youth-to-youth model to provide a safe and affirming environment for young adults experiencing homelessness. This [...]

By National Network for Youth|2017-09-06T19:37:50+00:00September 6, 2017|#boldsalute|0 Comments