When you purchase services through one of these partner organizations, a percentage of the transaction will be donated to Friends of Youth.
The Friends of Youth Foundation is a supporting organization of Friends of Youth. It was founded in 2006, providing our donors and supporters a way to make a legacy gift that will sustain the work of Friends of Youth for future generations. There are many ways to give to the Foundation, including through direct donations, donations of real estate, as a beneficiary in your will or through a life insurance policy. Our Development Director is happy to answer any questions you might have about the Foundation. Learn more about the Friends of Youth Foundation here.
Anticipating changes in the community, United Way of King County is now focusing on community impact. This subtle shift in the way it does business capitalizes on their ability to identify issues, invest in solutions and improve lives. Fundraising used to be their only resource, but now it's just one of their many community building tools. They are experts in health and human services who are implementing strategic community building initiatives. They cultivate strategic alliances with key nonprofits, like Friends of Youth, businesses, and government to leverage financial and non-financial resources. They facilitate volunteerism by making volunteer connections and providing volunteer training opportunities. They educate elected officials about how legislation affects health and human services. They raise public awareness to rally the community around priorities. They work in the community to better impact the community.