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Weekly Drop-In Support

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Youth Empowered Society (YES) Drop-In Center

  • 3 people are interested
YES Drop-In Center

In search of consistent volunteer support to prepare for Youth Empowered Society (YES) Drop-In Center daily drop-in programming Mon-Thurs. This is an indirect service opportunity. Individuals will not be working directly with youth.

To follow CDC guidelines, a maximum of 2 individuals will be selected each week. Social distance will be observed.

Duties:

Donation Support

  • Refolding clothing in respective closets
  • Rehanging jackets, coats, and professional wear
  • Restocking hygiene items from stored donations
  • Sorting through incoming donations


Kitchen Support

  • Restocking meals, snacks, and pantry items in kitchen space
  • Restocking plates, cutlery, and napkins

General

  • Restocking facility supplies in bathrooms
  • Tidying up space for drop-in (clearing trash, sorting old papers, donating out surplus goods)
  • Supporting weekly projects as needed

May require lifting items and boxes up to 50 lbs.

More opportunities with Youth Empowered Society (YES) Drop-In Center

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About Youth Empowered Society (YES) Drop-In Center

Location:

2315 N Charles St, 1st Floor, Baltimore, MD 21218, US

Mission Statement

Founded and run by formerly homeless youth and their allies, the Youth Empowered Society (YES) works to end homelessness in Baltimore by supporting currently/formerly homeless youth to become leaders in our community and by providing desperately needed, direct services, to youth who are experiencing homelessness.

Description

The YES Drop-In Center is Baltimore City’s first and only drop-in center for homeless youth, providing a safe space for youth who are experiencing homelessness and between the ages of 14-25. We service youth by allowing them to get their basic needs met while establishing supportive relationships with peer staff and allies that assists them in sustaining connections to long-term resources and opportunities. Our goal is to provide all of our youth with permanent housing and to eventually end youth homelessness in Baltimore.

Children & Youth
Community
Homeless & Housing

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2315 N. Charles St1st FloorBaltimoreBaltimore, MD 21218

(39.31582,-76.6167)
 

SKILLS

  • Facilities Management
  • Organization

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 14
  • Minimum of two shifts (Thursdays 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm) per month required. Looking for individuals that able to commit for the next 3-6 months.
  • May require lifting items and boxes up to 50 lbs.

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