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    Give the perfect gift.

    A gift card to Detail Works is the gift of a clean car, and an investment in the success of our youth.

    You can purchase a gift card in any amount, and it can be used for all of our services at Detail Works, our social enterprise car detailing business that hires and trains our youth.

    Buy a Gift Card

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    Help us serve up Christmas dinner.

    We’re looking for people like you to donate Christmas breakfast and dinner for the youth in our supported housing and accessing our Drop-In Center.

    Can you pitch in? Check out the meal items and ingredients we still need here.

    Sign Up

  • Warming Shelter

    Open for the winter.

    On Monday, November 6, our youth winter warming shelter opened to the public, thanks to the generosity of people like you. Our housing was full all last winter. This year, more young people will have a safe place to go, out of the cold. Thank you.

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  • Staff prepare dinner at the Spectrum Youth & Family Services Drop-In Center in Burlington, VT on Thursday, April 20, 2017. (James Buck Seven Days) COURTESY NON-PROFIT / PERSONAL USE HANDOUT - FOR COMMERCIAL, NEWS, OTHER USE PLEASE CONTACT JAMESKBUCK@GMAIL.COM

    Thank you for being a true believer.

    We wanted you to see how donors like you are making a difference for our youth.

    Click here to see our 2016 annual report, and learn how people like YOU are stepping in to make sure our doors stay open for the next youth who needs help.

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    Photo by James Buck for Seven Days
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