Sanctuary of Hope: Welcome Home TAY Youth!

Ever wonder what it is like for one of our youth to move into permanent housing?

Days before the New Year, we captured moments of Jazzy moving into her new apartment along with Los Angeles Councilman Curren Price of the 9th District, Deputy Mayor Brenda Shockley and Housing Policy Director Alisa Orduna for the Office of Mayor Garcetti, and Field Deputy Herb Wesson III for the 9th District bringing housewarming gifts.

Stable housing is giving Jazzy wings to fly; and the help of community partners are helping her soar.

Happy New Year!

About Sanctuary of Hope

Sanctuary of Hope provides housing and education stabilization services to vulnerable youth, ages 16-25, who are at-risk, homeless, or foster care.

SOH eliminates inter-generational poverty by promoting the value of higher education and housing stabilization. They serve vulnerable Transition Age Youth (TAY), ages 16-25, who have diverse histories of foster care, homelessness, and being at-risk. They provide life coaching, mentoring, independent living, college access and retention, emergency services, and financial assistance with the sole purpose of helping youth and young adults to become self-sufficient.

SOH was established 2010 by a group of South Los Angeles professionals who were frustrated by the lack and unmet need of youth homelessness in the south area of Los Angeles, California. With very few or no alternatives for emergency and transitional housing and education services to intervene in their time of crisis, many of these youth were succumbing to street life – homelessness, gangs, unplanned pregnancies, substance abuse, and sexual exploitation.

Since their inception, they have helped over 600 youth and young adults with housing, education, basic needs, and leadership development services.

Get involved, visit http://adf.ly/1hMx1g
SPMG MEDIA – SUBSCRIBE TODAY!

Views: 42

Comment

You need to be a member of Rancho Park Online to add comments!

Join Rancho Park Online

Got membership?

Rancho Park Online serves the neighborhood of Rancho Park, nestled between Cheviot Hills and Sawtelle, Palms and Westwood.

Want the latest news about Rancho Park, join now!


––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––

Membership has its privileges!

• Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.
• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Got video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of the new storefront or the school play? Upload them.

Latest Activity

SPMG Media's blog post was featured
20 hours ago
SPMG Media posted a blog post
Aug 14
SPMG Media posted a blog post
Aug 12
O posted a blog post

SHANA TUCKER Women's Work DEBUT "A SisterCentric Collective" ♪ DwighTrible Presents: "Summer" Concert Series @ STAGE Fri., Jul. 21st 9PM ¡LIVE!

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director of The 'new' World STAGE "Summer" Concert Series ~ "Featuring Steph Johnson - guitar/vocals, Melonie Grinnell - piano/keys, and Rob Thorsen - bass (San Diego); Shirazette Tinnin - drums/percussion…See More
Jul 16
ThaWilsonBlock Magazine liked ThaWilsonBlock Magazine's blog post Suntonio Bandanaz (Asun) on Collabs, Seattle's Hip Hop Legacy, and Life in the Northwest
Jun 27
ThaWilsonBlock Magazine posted a blog post
Jun 27
ThaWilsonBlock Magazine liked ThaWilsonBlock Magazine's blog post ThaWilsonBlock Magazine Issue52 (June 2017)
Jun 27
Margaret Delos commented on Jessica D. Winstead's blog post Beverly Hills Gets an F in Water Conservation According to Serviz Study
"I agree. One of the best ways to save water is to install an inexpensive low-flow shower head. Estimates from the experts indicate that this one simple change can save hundreds of gallons per month over an old high-flow shower head model. While the…"
Jun 14

© 2017   Created by Rancho Park Online.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service