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Below are recent articles that have appeared in local media outlets about Friends of Youth.

In The News Date
Friends of Youth Celebrates Construction of Four New Homes for Youth 4/18/2014
Friends of Youth to Host Ribbon Cutting and Groundbreaking for New Homes 4/15/2014
Comcast Receives Friends of Youth's First Ever Friend to Friends Award 3/24/2014
Sox and Empathy: The Art of Reaching Out to Homeless Youth 3/11/2014
Friends of Youth Sets Fundraiser Luncheon 1/28/2014
Friends of Youth to Host Race to the Top Event to Support Capital Campaign 1/21/2014
Three Homeless Groups in King County Receive Foundation Funds 1/21/2014
Homeless Youth Outreach to Get a $450,000 Boost in King County 1/21/2014
Friends of Youth Welcomes New Board Members 1/15/2014
Former Kirkland Mayor Joan McBride Joins Friends of Youth Board 1/3/2014
City of Redmond Grants Landing Money for Five More Beds Each Night Through March 1/3/2014
New Program Helps Homeless Youth, Sexual Assault Victims 12/3/2013
First Snoqualmie Friends of Youth Meal Helps With Youth Counseling Plans 11/27/2013
Join Friends of Youth for Information Breakfast Nov. 19 11/13/2013
Build a Sub for Charity 11/12/2013
Riverview Friends of Youth to Hold Fundraising Breakfast 11/11/2013
King County's Plan to End Youth Homelessness - by 2020 10/10/2013
A Little Paint Shows Support for Those Turning Lives Around 9/15/2013
Friends of Youth and Material Good Partner to Raise Money for Capital Campaign 9/13/2013
Friends of Youth Welcomes EvergreenHealth as a New Safe Place 8/5/2013
Friends of Youth Holds Back-to-School Supply Drive 7/30/2013
Friends of Youth Board Welcomes New Members 7/4/2013
Friends of Youth Opens New Youth Shelter in Kirkland 7/3/2013
Friends of Youth Chair Retires After Six Years of Service 7/2/2013
Youth Haven Open for the Business of Housing Homeless Teens 6/26/2013
New Youth Haven in Kirkland Opens to Support Youth 6/26/2013
Friends of Youth's Youth Haven to Debut Tuesday with Washington First Lady Trudi Inslee 6/24/2013
First Lady to Cut Ribbon at New Youth Haven Facility in Kirkland 6/10/2013
Friends of Youth Applauds Extended Foster Care Bill 5/22/2013
Friends of Youth Celebrates New Facilities in Kirkland 4/1/2013
Friends of Youth New Youth Center Opens in Kirkland 4/1/2013
Mayor of Cowboy Town: Issaquah Man Builds a Life, Town From Friends of Youth Influence 3/26/2013
National Safe Place Week Celebrates Success of Youth Program in King County 3/18/2013
Friends of Youth Luncheon Brings $168,000 for Young People on the Eastside 3/18/2013
New Legislation Brings Good News to Friends of Youth Amidst Federal Budget Cuts 3/6/2013
Friends of Youth to Hold Luncheon in Bellevue 3/4/2013
Northshore School District, State Sees Increase in Homeless Students 2/21/2013
Young - and Homeless 2/14/2013
MLK Day: The Results 1/21/2013
A Focus on Youth Homelessness: Expanding Safe Place 12/10/2012
Welcome Challenge for New Tiger Mountain Principal 12/6/2012
Friends of Youth Invites Patrons 'Not' To Attend Its Gala 11/7/2012
Friends of Youth Celebrates Opening of New Youth Homeless Shelter 10/14/12
Friends of Youth Celebrates Opening of New Redmond Homeless Shelter 10/14/12
Friends of Youth Celebrates Opening of New Homeless Shelter 10/11/12
New Homeless Youth Service Center to Open in Redmond 10/6/12

Media Contact:
Terry Pottmeyer
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Recent Press Releases Date
Friends of Youth Celebrates Construction of Four New Homes for Youth 4/17/2014
Friends of Youth to Host Ribbon Cutting and Groundbreaking for New Homes 4/15/2014
Friends of Youth Honors Comcast with Friend to Friends Award 3/21/2014
Friends of Youth to Host Celebration of Youth Luncheon March 7 3/4/2014
Friends of Youth to Host Celebration of Youth Luncheon March 7 1/28/2014
Local Foundations Pledge $450,000 to Bolster Services for Homeless Youth in King County 1/21/2014
Friends of Youth to Host Race to the Top Event to Support Capital Campaign 1/21/2014
Friends of Youth Welcomes New Board Members 1/3/2014
Friends of Youth Increases Capacity at Redmond Landing Shelter 12/23/2013
Friends of Youth Breakfast Supports Counseling for Youth 12/09/2013
September is Friends of Youth Month for Material Good 08/30/2013
City of Snoqualmie Joins Safe Place King County Partnership 08/27/2013
Friends of Youth Celebrates Addition of EvergreenHealth Emergency Rooms as New King County Safe Place 07/31/2013
Friends of Youth Supply Drive Helps Teens Go Back To School 07/18/2013
Friends of Youth Supply Drive Helps Kids Go Back To School 07/18/2013
Friends of Youth Board Welcomes New Members 07/03/2013
Phil Crocker Retires from Board of Directors 07/01/2013
New Youth Haven Opens to Support Youth 06/25/2013
Youth Haven Debuts Tuesday with First Lady 06/24/2013
First Lady to Cut Ribbon at New Youth Haven 06/10/2013
Extended Foster Care Helps Youth Transition to Adulthood 05/21/2013
National Safe Place Week Celebrates Success of Youth Program in King County 03/18/2013
Friends of Youth Supporters Demonstrate 'The Courage to Care' 03/15/2013
72-Hour Notice Restored For Youth Shelters 02/28/2013