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Social Good

This fall, KUER is partnering with Volunteers of America, Utah as our social good partner. Volunteers of America, Utah provides a bridge to self-reliance and health for vulnerable individuals and populations who struggle with homelessness, addiction and mental illness in the Wasatch Front. During our fall fund drive, you can designate to have a portion of your donation support the Homeless Youth Resource Center at Volunteers of America, Utah. Each year, the Homeless Youth Resource Center serves around 800 at-risk teens and young adults ages 15-22 by offering emergency shelter beds, 24/7 assistance, three meals a day and free legal services.

When you make donation to KUER during our fall fund drive, designate to have a portion of your donation go towards the Homeless Youth Resource Center at Volunteers of America, Utah. Your contribution will provide supplies and resources for at-risk teens and young adults, including meals, emergency shelter, basic necessities and education assistance. Make your donation today, and select Volunteers of America, Utah as your thank you gift.

  • For $60 or $5/month, you can provide supplies and resources for 1 young adult.
  • For $120 or $10/month, you can provide supplies and resources for 2 young adults.
  • For $240 or $20/month, you can provide supplies and resources for 4 young adults.

Make your gift today.

Supplies and Resources include the following:
Shelter – towels, bedding, clothing
Hygiene products – soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner
Laundry – washer and dryer available, including detergent
Meals – 3 meals per day every day (meals run by volunteers) plus pantry stocked with basics, like canned items and boxed dinners
Education Resources:
- Job related workshops – job searching, resume building, how to interview
- Art classes
- Computer classes
- Dance and yoga classes
Legal Clinic – lawyers volunteer hours to provide their expertise
Mental Health services – onsite mental health clinicians

Make your donation to KUER go twice as far when you select Fourth Street Clinic as your thank you gift during KUER's Fall Fund Drive, September 18-22. 2017.

  

Be a part of KUER's Social Good program and with your donation, help 1, 2, or 4 patients at the Fourth Street Clinic receive important medical care, including:

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 Make your donation to KUER and support the American Red Cross Utah Region: 

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