As we all navigate this new reality of "social distancing," the hard reality of our former foster youth is that they're losing their hourly wage jobs and so many don't have family to help.
THRU Project staff, our dedicated board, and our caring mentors are all working together to help our youth through this. We even anticipate a surge in local youth who haven't yet joined our program, but will now because they need assistance,
As of right now, we are asking for monetary donations so that we may purchase grocery gift cards for our youth who may be struggling.
We thank you for any support you can give. No amount is too small; everything helps!
THRU Project BRIDGES THE GAP
between foster care & adulthood
Bridge the Gap
& Invest in Foster Youth
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Your donation will help us to:
Recruit new Youth Mentors
Cover the costs of background checks
Enable ongoing supervision and support for both youth and volunteers
Provide support services including: cell phone service, bus passes, life-skills workshops and housing
The THRU Project Next Step Housing Program graduates have collectively saved over $22,000 and are living independently because of the stability and support you gave them.
30% of our youth have been matched with their mentor for at least 1 year!
68% of THRU Youth 18 & over are employed.
95% of THRU Youth are either currently enrolled in school, graduated or received their GED!
THRU Project Mentors have spent more than 1100 hours with their youth.
When you give to THRU Project, you remind our youth that there is hope and they are not forgotten. Your gift helps to provide stable housing for former foster youth, giving them a safety net as they grow and gain new skills. Together we are ending homelessness, helping youth navigate life after foster care and become successful, responsible adults.
can now accept stock donations!
THRU Project’s E*Trade account number is 3823-0642
E*Trade’s DTC number : 0385
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PO Box 484
Jersey City, NJ 07303-0484