Home Start to Host East Region Runaway & Homeless Youth Walk Rally

CEO Laura Tancredi-Baese addresses the crowd at the Homeless and Runaway Youth Rally

Join Home Start at 9:30 am on Thursday, November 17 in recognition of National Runaway Prevention Month.

Wear green and help us shine a light on youth homelessness.

  • More than 1,500 youth are among San Diego's homeless population
  • A national survey on youth homelessness found approximately 4.2 million youth up to 24 years of age experience homelessness every year in the United States
  • Federal statistics show California remains the state with the highest population of people experiencing homelessness overall and the highest number of unaccompanied homeless youth

Thursday, November 17, 2022
9:30 am - Meet at Little House Family Resource Services (131 Avocado Ave., El Cajon, CA 92020)
10:00 am - Walk to Centennial Plaza for a Rally following the walk
10:30 am - Remarks from Home Start leadership, youth, and local elected officials

For more information or to have a resource table, contact Karina at 619-851-5101 • khernandez@home-start.org

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