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7th of October 2019

National Coming Out Day

Hope For Youth is a safe space, welcoming all and supporting all. The one-day campaign, National Coming Out Day, engages communities and cities to take a stand against the discrimination, violence, harassment and bullying of LGBTQ people…


1st of October 2019

How One Person can Make a Difference.

Sharing a portion of an article recently read via the Possibility of Change website. If you’re interested in making a difference, please reach out to tparchment@hfyny.org. Hope For Youth would love to hear from you!

How To Make a Difference: The truth is, every…


26th of September 2019

Meet HFY Community Partners, Huntington’s Microsoft Store and ECNY Foundation

The Microsoft Store of Walt Whitman Mall and ECNY Foundation joined forces to support Hope For Youth, in conducting a school supplies drive. Microsoft promoted Hope For Youth and their need of supplies amongst their patrons, and generously matched all financial donations received. ECNY Foundation collected supplies…


23rd of September 2019

Bombas Sock Donation

Last month, Hope For Youth’s Youth Shelter received a large donation of socks from Bombas. Bombas is a sock manufacturer that follows a one-for-one business model similar to Toms Shoes. For each pair of socks purchased from Bombas, a pair is donated.

Hope…


16th of September 2019

50th Anniversary Gala

In 1967 Hope For Youth’s founder, Nassau County Family Court Judge Elizabeth Bass Golding, learned that one-half of the children in the State Psychiatric Hospital system were there simply due to lack of suitable community-based viable home alternatives for youth. Fast forward two years to 1969 and…


11th of September 2019

Foster Parents Needed

Thousands of youth across Long Island are in need of love and care. Be the one to make a difference in the life of a youth! Attend an upcoming Foster Parent Orientation to learn more about becoming a foster parent. Our information sessions are open to all…


6th of September 2019

Whole Foods 5% Community Giving Days

We are very excited to announce that Whole Foods Market has chosen Hope For Youth, via a selective process, as a Fall, 5% Community Giving Day recipient!

Once per quarter, Whole Foods Market contributes 5% of the day’s store sales to designated, community-based…


3rd of September 2019

It’s A Wrap!

We finished out summer with a great event, hosted by National Business Capital & Services. Husband and wife, James and Melissa Webster, reached out to Hope For Youth and after meeting with staff, and learning more about our programming and services, offered to host this amazing event…


30th of August 2019

Meet Several of our Back-To-School Supplies Donors

Our Back-To-School supplies drive was a great success this year. Many contributed to the success, both individuals and local businesses. Hope For Youth greatly appreciates its community of volunteers, supporters and donors! Our youth began the new academic year with all the supplies…


15th of August 2019

Employee of the Month: August 2019

Erin Schneider has been a part of the Outpatient Chemical Dependent Clinic for the past 4 years and has been an asset to the clinic from the get-go. She started in the clinic as a trauma track intern from Adelphi University and began her employment with Hope…