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Street Youth Ministry

We target our ministry to street-dependent young people and travelers in Austin.  They are often invisible and unwanted and, as a result, many are very mobile. Their needs are quite different than a typical older homeless person. The vast majority of Street Youth Ministry’s clients are between the age of 17 and 25. No firm age limits are held but services are reserved for those who fit into one of the street youth sub-cultures.

Street Youth Ministry aims to provide magazines to pull homeless youth out of their day to day search for survival and inspire them to dream big again. Because of magazines transportability and availability, despite socioeconomic status, we believe they can create a sense of rising expectations.

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501(c)(3) Charity

Austin, TX, USA

Needs: 20 magazines per week

Magazines Requested: Car, Cooking, Traveling, Gardening, Organic Farming, Science, Nature, Body Building, and Religion magazines. 

  • Loogootee Elementary

    School
    Loogootee, IN
    Serving male and female students from kindergarten to third grade.
    Needs: Enough magazines for 1-20 low level readers and 1-20 medium level readers from the months of August through June.

  • Literacy Volunteers of Maricopa County

    501(c)(3) Charity
    40 individuals per month of both genders age 16 and older. Some children are immigrants
    Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Needs: 40 per month
    Magazines requested: any and all magazines.

  • Marymount of Santa Barbara

    School or Library
    Santa Barbara, CA
    Serving male and female students from junior kindergarten through eighth grade (ages 4-13)
    Needs: Magazines for 150 students from September 15 to May 15.
    Magazines Requested: Science, current events, animals, bikes, sports, books, writing, national geographic, track, space and astronomy, aviation week, smithsonian, sports illustrated

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