Twin Cities Leaders Sleep Outside For Youthlink's 'Night Of Hope'Dozens of business and community leaders slept outside in downtown Minneapolis Sunday evening. It's called the "Night of Hope," and the goal is to end youth homelessness.
CEOs To Sleep Outside To Help Homeless YouthOn any given night, homeless youth could fill more than half the hotel rooms in downtown Minneapolis. The numbers are on the rise and now a group of executives are working together to bring awareness to this issue and to raise money. Some 105 CEOs will take part in a Night of Hope to help benefit homeless youth.
From Homeless To Working On Her Degree: Sydney's Story The number of homeless youth in Minnesota is on the rise. On any given night, homeless teens and young adults could fill half the hotel rooms in downtown Minneapolis.
City Leaders, Execs Sleep Outside To Highlight Youth HomelessnessWCCO is hosting a phone bank Monday to help homeless youth in our community. YouthLink provides services to homeless youth by helping them find counseling, medical care and other vital resources. They wrapped up a unique night of awareness Monday morning, where executives and city leaders from around the Twin Cities spent the night on the ground right in downtown Minneapolis.
Housing Project For Homeless Youth Raises Concerns In EdinaEdina City Hall was packed Wednesday night, over a proposed apartment complex. The 66 West Apartments would provide housing to young adults who have experienced homelessness. The project has plenty of supporters, but it has also raised concerns about safety.
YouthLink Phone Bank Raises More Than $40K For Homeless YouthIt's time to say thank you for your generosity. We partnered up with YouthLink, an organization that helps young people get off the streets, and throughout our phone bank Tuesday we helped raise more than $41,000.
YouthLink Helping Homeless Youth Find Direction At Life’s Crossroads You won't find them holding signs at busy intersections. Nor will they sit on Nicollet Mall begging for money. Instead they move stealth-like, hiding behind corners, ducking into city parks, trying not to be seen. They're homeless and they just happen to be teenagers.
Homeless Youth In Minn. Face Uncertain FutureWilder Research estimates, that on any night in the state of Minnesota, 2,500 youth and young adults are homeless and unaccompanied by an adult.
'Just Kidding Clothing' Helps Local Homeless YouthA pair of Twin Cities 20-somethings are trying to make their mark in the fashion industry and help local homeless youth at the same time.