Verizon Donates $20,000 to The Center for Youth

8/25/14: The Center for Youth is expanding its domestic violence prevention and intervention efforts thanks to the Verizon Foundation.



The Center for Youth, Monroe County Launch Youth Trafficking
Awareness Campaign

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7/2/14: The Center for Youth, in partnership with Monroe County’s Safe Harbour program, launched two videos to generate awareness of sex trafficking involving minors and to educate the public on local prevention and response efforts. Since May 2013, the Safe Harbour program has identified 29 minors of human trafficking and provided services such as housing and case management. Many more youth have been identified as at-risk or potential victims. 


Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks joins Executive Director
Elaine Spaull at a press conference to launch the awareness videos.

School Is Out, Summer Reading Fun Is In! 

6/25/14: Thousands of K-2 students in the Rochester City School District are participating in our Summer Reading Fun program to help them maintain or increase their reading levels during July and August. Thank you to our community partners who make this program possible.


Chicken Wing Eating Contest at Jeremiah's Benefits The Center

6/8/14: Nicky Colligan took home the Wing Eating Contest Title at the inaugural event. 


Thank You to Martha Brown Middle School in Fairport

6/6/14: Students raised $5,100 to support The Center for Youth programs.