Help Us Feed Homeless Youth at our Portland Shelters
Every night our homeless youth shelters are filled to capacity, providing
60 youth a safe place to stay and a hot meal. For many youth, this will be the
only nutritious meal they have all day.
Meal Makers program provides an unique volunteer opportunity for individuals,
families, corporations and community groups. Volunteers purchase food and cook
dinner at their homes or businesses then drop off the cooked meal at the
shelter by 7 pm.
Having meals donated allows staff to spend less time in the kitchen and more
time providing supportive services to our youth.
The Giving Circle of Clark County recently awarded
$2,000 to the Bridges Emergency Assistance Program to
help provide financial support to homeless youth or those in immediate risk of