Thank you to Mr. Heads and Jessica for hosting another successful fundraiser! Performances by Austin Counts, Rival Shapes and Saer 1 were awesome...food was amazing and the support of the crowd and hard work of the volunteers the best!
Thank you to Corpus Christie for Thanksgiving meals again this year and for all of the holiday support for our kids!
Thank you to Arizona State University Mr. Taylor Place Competitors for choosing to help our kids!
For all those currently collecting items for the holidays...We couldn’t do what we do without you!
St. Marks United Methodist, Newman Center Catholic Church, St. Cyril, Our Mother of Sorrows, our awesome pre-nursing students and many individual volunteers
Stay tuned for more events at Goodwill Metro!
Remember if the temp drops below 32, Salvation Hospitality House will find you a bed. On these nights, no ID is necessary.
Watch for our volunteers on the streets Sunday and Wednesday evenings and like us on Facebook!
As the Tucson temperature climbs, our kids are requesting small spray bottles for water. Cases of water are especially helpful at this time.
Read about the struggles that one youth faced trying to survive the streets of Tucson while battling a heroin addiction and a mental illness.
"'I don't steal,' Bozymowski says emphatically as she sits outside a West Side grocery store panhandling one evening last April. 'The only time I would steal is if I'm hungry. I'm a junkie but I have morals. I hate liars and thieves.'
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If you are interested in more information or volunteering with our team, please email Tucson@standupforkids.org for an orientation/training schedule.Basic and Outreach Training Sessions are scheduled on an as-needed basis when we have sufficient volunteers ready to become street outreach counselors. You must attend an orientation before enrolling for Outreach Training.