Stuff a backpack for homeless youth

2013-07-10T10:28:00Z 2013-07-10T10:44:51Z Stuff a backpack for homeless youthBy Alexis Huicochea ARIZONA DAILY STAR Arizona Daily Star
July 10, 2013 10:28 am  • 

Youth On Their Own is collecting school supplies for homeless youth now through September 1. 

Donations of loose leaf paper, folders, pens, binders, pencils, glue, tape, calculators, Kleenex, hand sanitizer and more can be dropped off at any of the following locations: 

• Youth On Their Own: 1660 N. Alvernon Way

• Bolchalk/Frey Advertising: 310 S. Williams Blvd., Suite 260

• AF Sterling Homes: 6340 N. Campbell Ave., Suite 240

• Edward Jones Office: 6735 E. Broadway

• Inspired Life Chiropractic: 64 N. Harrison Road, Suite 100

Donations can also be made to Youth on Their Own by mail — 1660 N. Alvernon Way Tucson, AZ 85712 — or online at

Youth On Their Own is a drop out prevention program that supports the high school graduation of homeless unaccompanied Tucson youth, ages 13 through 21.

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