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The mission of StandUp For Kids is to help homeless and street kids.

We do this, every day, in cities across America. We carry out our mission through our volunteers who go to the streets in order to find, stabilize and otherwise help homeless and street kids improve their lives.

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Please note that StandUp For Kids - Cleveland does not currently offer Apartment Support, although we hope to in the future.

Volunteers Needed!

We are looking for Directors and long term volunteers to join a team to keep StandUp For Kids in Cleveland!

To apply for one of these volunteer positions described below, submit a brief description that summarizes your skills and indicate if you can make a 6, 9 or 12 month commitment as a director.

E-mail to with subject line "2017 Cleveland Team." All applications require an interview and background check. An electronic copy of the volunteer packet will be e-mailed upon inquiry.

E-mail if you have skills in any of the following areas that you would like to dedicate time to doing:

Work with national office, oversight of budget, plan, conduct meets, presentations, delegate tasks, coordinate monthly meetings, and work with partnerships

Write for newsletter, maintain Cleveland webpage, meet with news media, and collaborate with organizations who want to do fundraising for StandUp For Kids

Manage, report and respond to donors, work with fundraisers, sponsors and events

Work with donors, manage clothing, food and other donations, maintain storage locker, and check P.O. box

Communicate with volunteer inquiries through e-mail, recruit, retain and coordinate training sessions

Maintain contacts with service partners, identify where kids are in need of our help, weekly 2 hour commitment to walk a neighborhood or work with agencies serving youth.

Don't Runaway Coordinator
Work closely the National Office, Cleveland team and volunteers to implement Don't Runaway programs in schools, youth groups, recreation centers and other programs serving youth.

Help End the Cycle of Youth Homelessness in Cleveland!

If donating via check sent to our National Office in Atlanta, please make sure to write "Cleveland" on the memo line.

Upcoming Events

StandUp for Kids - Cleveland Upcoming Meeting Schedule:

April 16
May 21
June 18
July 16
August 20
September 17
October 15
November 19
December 17

All meetings are held at 12:00 p.m.
Call us at 440-591-9471 for meeting locations.

How to Contact StandUp For Kids -

P.O. Box 111302
Cleveland, OH 44111


Contact the chapter to see how you can help

Email us to find out how you can join our all volunteer program helping homeless kids improve their lives