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Resilient: A Parent Co. Story
Charles was without a home at the age of 18, but thanks to generous people like you supporting Spectrum programs, he’s not letting that define him.
Hear his story in the latest short video from Parent Co.
Home-Cooked Dinner at Drop-In
We’re so grateful to board member Mike Lane and his family, who recently dropped off an amazing meal for dinner.
It means a lot to our youth to have your home-cooked meals, and when you stop by to drop them off, it makes our day. Want to bring in a meal for our youth? Click here.
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Turn your messy car into social good.
Artist James Kochalka and Seven Days writer Kymelya Sari teamed up to show you how your car can help a young person build the skills they need to get and keep a job.
Our grand opening for Detail Works, our car detailing shop that employs our youth, will be this fall. Stay tuned.
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The words you never want to hear a parent say.
Our executive director, Mark Redmond, received a note from a mom whose son is consumed with addiction. “I talked to him about it several times. . .” she wrote. “But talking and a good family weren’t enough.”
You can read Mark’s response in the Washington Post here.
From Our Blog
Jul 07, 2017
Local artist James Kochalka and reporter Kymelya Sari teamed up to create a cartoon about our new car detailing business, Detail Works. Check it out.
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