Restore and Recover Community Gathering

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YouthLink staff and volunteers

Restore and Recover Community Gathering

Please join us on Wednesday, June 10, from 11 am – 2:30 pm for our community gathering.

Now is the time to help restore and recover from the tragic death of George Floyd. We are distributing non-perishable food items, hygiene products, baby products, and more. Free food provided by YouthLink, Parlour, and Whiskey Inferno food trucks. Music will be provided by MAD DADS. All are welcome to attend. Join us for this special event to Restore and Recover our CommUnity! Here’s a PDF version of our flyer for you to share.


If you’re interested in volunteering, please register online at 

Donate Items

If you didn’t get a chance to drop off donations, we will still accept them during the event. We’re in need of the following items:

  • Non-perishable food items
  • Gift cards
  • New t-shirts in men’s and women’s sizes
  • New underwear in men’s and women’s sizes
  • New socks
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Menstrual products
  • Baby diapers in all sizes
  • Baby formula

Travel sizes of:

  • Hygiene products
  • Hand soap
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Sunscreen
  • Deodorant
  • Individual toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste

If you’d rather purchase items off our Amazon Wish List, here’s the link to shop at We appreciate your support.

Donate Money

With support from the community, YouthLink also is accepting donations to help young people experiencing homelessness who utilize our programs.

  • $30 could cover the cost of a GED exam for a young person to further their education
  • $50 could feed 5 youth for a day
  • $75 could cover the cost of one college application for a young person
  • $100 could provide one month of bus passes to transport a young person to important appointments, job interviews, etc.
  • $200 could provide a laptop to a young person for remote learning, job applications and connection to their YouthLink opportunity navigators during COVID-19
  • $1,000 could provide a security deposit for a young person seeking housing
  • $5,000 could provide 6 months of rental assistance in stable, affordable housing for a young person
  • $10,000 could support a young person’s journey from homelessness to stable housing through our programs for 6 months
  • $20,000 could provide a housing advocate to support youth in navigating stable, affordable long-term housing



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