San Diego Youth Services Administrative Office 3255 Wing Street San Diego, CA 92110 (619) 221-8600 _________________
The Zeta Nu
Chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma provided SDYS families with an exciting day of
games, food and fun while raising $10,303.90 for San Diego Youth Services!
Thank you Kappa Kappa Gamma for your support and dedication to stabilizing the
lives of at-risk youth throughout the San Diego community.
Thank You NAIOP!
For supporting San Diego Youth Services with their 3rd Annual Holiday FoodDrive this holiday season! In addition to donating boxes upon boxes of foodand providing meals for our youth and families in need. NAIOP also raised $738 and donated $1,600 in gift cards!
Thank You Moyer Foundation!
On October 17th, San Diego Youth Services celebrated Above the Influence Day with The Moyer Foundation. The day included a live Q&A on family addiction and an Aerosol Art Project created by Aerosol Artist, Erick De La Rosa and youth from the TAY Academy. SDYS is grateful for the opportunity to partner with such a great program!
On Sunday, September 22, 2013, 347 yoga enthusiasts joined SDYS and One Love San Diego for for a day of giving back through yoga at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Through their generous support, SDYS received $7,000 to help our at-risk youth!
Thank you American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS)!
Saturday, August 24th, 35 collective members and guests from the San Diego Chapter of ASSE and the San Diego RIMS Chapter came to San Diego Youth Services volunteering hours of labor prepping and painting our Foster Care offices. One member even headed to Home Depot to personally purchase new face plates and electrical switches for the perfect finish. Special “thanks” from all of us, to all of you, for a job well done!
Back to School in Style!
Over 200 youth received brand new backpacks filled with school supplies on Saturday, August 10th, thanks to Henry Schein and
Ortho Organizers. This was a day full of fun, games, food and philanthropy! Thank you team and volunteers for providing our youth with much needed school supplies to help them excel in their studies!
Thank You Qualcomm Intern Serv-a-polooza!
On August 1st, 25 Qualcomm interns
enthusiastically volunteered their time to SDYS to beautify our Spring Valley
Campus as part of the “Intern Serve-a-polooza” program. Thanks again to
Qualcomm and its interns for all their hard work and an incredible day of
Congratulations to Dr. Constance
Carroll on her induction into the San Diego County Women’s Hall of Fame!
San Diego Youth Services Board of Directors member, Dr. Constance Carroll was a 2013 inductee at the 12th Annual San Diego County Women's Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony held March 16th. Dr. Constance Carroll is a
trailblazer as the first woman to become Chancellor of the San Diego Community
College District. She led the successful statewide effort to provide equitable
funding for community colleges and is an activist in improving educational
opportunities for women, minorities, and disadvantaged students.
Thank you COX Communications for your generosity in donating high speed internet to our TAY Academy COX Tech Center!
Thank You American Society of Safety Engineers!
The American Society of Safety Engineers, San Diego Chapter has selected San Diego Youth
Services as its supported charity for this upcoming year! ASSE members kicked-off their philanthropic efforts at
their July meeting with donations of flip flops, sunscreen, protein bars and cases of water for homeless youth.
These items will be placed in the outreach packs distributed to our youth
on the streets.
Thank You National Council of Jewish Women!
The National Council of Jewish Women of San Diego has been supporting our emergency teen shelter for the past 4 years by purchasing supplies for and packaging our
hygiene kits. Their continued support has provided nearly 8,000 safer sex kits
to high risk youth in our programs and on the streets! Thank you!
2013 Charity Fashion Show Presented by AT&T Pioneers De Anza Chapter!
Thank you to the AT&T Pioneers De Anza Chapter for
hosting their 2013 Charity Fashion Show benefiting San Diego Youth Services. The Fashion Show raised $6,000 and featured some of the youth in our
Transitional Housing Program!
Outstanding Youth Support!
In the past month, the SDYS Storefront Emergency Teen Shelter, has had the pleasure of
working with these four amazing youth. Sofia Reyes, Kyle Myers, Chris Trovato and
Adreyan Hernandez chose the teen shelter as their community service project for 2013. Their fundraisers raised over 200 dollars!
NAVSUP Rejuvenates The Bridge
SDYS is proud of its long time partnership with the U.S.
Navy, and on March 9, 2013 a contingent of 12 very enthusiastic Navy volunteers
came to our Bridge Group Home painting and also clearing vines & branches
from property fencing. Expert leadership from Marlon Andaya and Shoshana Carter
made this challenging project a great success.
SAGE Hospitality Adds New Life to Spring Valley Campus
San Diego Youth Services welcomed SAGE Corp on
March 13, 2013 to our Spring Valley Campus, where 22 volunteers scraped, primed
and paint buildings, walls, and window frames. SAGE employees were attending
their annual conference in San Diego at the Del Mar Hilton, which SAGE
operates. SAGE and local Hilton employees wanted to give back to the community,
and partnered with SDYS in this endeavor. This very generous donation of labor
contributed greatly to our capital improvement efforts at our Spring Valley
Campus. Thank you SAGE!
IFMA Brings New Life to Teen Options!
March 15, 2013, International Facility Management Association (IFMA) a
long-time supporter of San Diego Youth Services, donated much needed labor and
landscaping to upgrade our Teen Options facility, which serves pregnant and
parenting teens who have a history of substance abuse. Thank you Brad Stoner
Painting, Sherwin-Williams, Dunn-Edwards Paints, Evergreen Interiors, Ahern
Rental, Four Seasons and IFMA volunteers for donating their resources, products
and labor to complete the project.