Courageous Hearts Youth Services, Inc. is a for purpose, non-profit organization with a mission to Educate And Empower at-risk youth for a life of success and fulfillment.
Our Ignite Hope Campaign focuses specifically on Homeless Youth.
We have two upcoming Empowerment Events as part of our Ignite Hope Campaign for homeless youth in the city of Los Angeles, May 22nd and June 22nd.
These events are a powerful way that we are supporting youth in their day to day survival, and also supporting them in taking clear, inspired action forward.
What is a Courageous Hearts Empowerment Event?
We will be sharing our kindness through Survival Support Kits for homeless youth, and are also empowering them with life skills and tools for responsible citizenship, including a referral for job placement where applicable.
If so, we invite you to participate with us, pictures from these events will be shared with all donors. *All donations are tax-deductible.
Empowerment Event #1 On May 22nd, we will be partnering with the Homeless Education Department at Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) to celebrate 85 homeless youth who have managed to graduate high school despite the day to day adversity and sometimes horrific enviormental conditions they have faced and overcome.
Your donation will enable us to provide them with much needed Survival Care Kits (items listed below) as well as the book, Guided by Your Own Stars, by Christy Harden (generously donated by Maurice Bassett). This book is an empowerment tool for connecting with one's inner wisdom and in moving in the direction of heart-felt dreams.
Empowerment Event #2- June 22nd. We have partnered with the Covenant House in LA, who's mission "Is to protect the rights of young people...to speak for those who have no voice of their own." We will be providing 70 homeless youth with Survival Care Kits, as well as Empowerment Tools focused on personal responsibility and achieving career objectives.
We will also be refering these youth to a partnering agency where they will receive support with job preparation and placement.
155 Survival Care Kit: Each Include:
*1 stainless steel, high-quality water bottle
*1 oral hygiene kit
*1 pocket flashlight
*1 emergency first aid kit
*1 inspirational affirmation card
*1 shoulder sling backpack
*1 SPF 30 sunscreen and SPF 15 lipbalm protection
*a comprehensive resource guide for emotional and mental support.
We have dozens of heart-felt and loving volunteers who make each event possible- Thank You All!!
Photos from previous outreach event, feeding homeless youth, living on skid row.
Heart-felt thanks to Jared Cowan for volunteering his time and talent in capturing these beautiful moments.
A big thank you to Christine Hazen Molina for generously donating her Heartfelt Workforce + Lifeforce Lessons for Self-Love Cards to our Ignite Hope Campaign! Thank You!!
Our 501-(c)-3 status: Pending.
Legally all donations are tax deductible.
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