If you'd like to make a financial contribution of any size, you may do so in one of three ways:
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Payable to Youth
c/o Development Dept.
2323 W. Fifth Ave. Suite 150
Columbus, Ohio 43204
Contact Jocelyn Pennino
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YAS primarily serves families who are financially struggling and may not have the means to purchase much needed essentials. The types of items that are needed change often, so please inquire about our current needs and acceptance policies by contacting us at:
You can also contribute through a third party by connecting your shopping accounts to YAS:
You shop. Amazon gives. Start your shopping at AmazonSmile and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your qualifying purchases to YAS.
Enroll in Kroger's Community Rewards program and YAS will benefit every time you swipe your Kroger Plus Card! Search Youth Advocate Services to add us to your rewards.
Your choice to support Youth Advocate Services (YAS) can make a tremendous difference in the life of a youth - and their family - across Ohio. A donation of any size allows us to continue to offer the services and programs that strengthen families and improve every life we serve.
Your donations provide funding for:
Transportation of a foster youth to visits with their bio family.
Diapers, wipes, and other necessities for families most in need.
Summer camp and/or extracurricular activity fees for a youth in your community.
Resources and training for our staff to expand efforts, impact the lives of more children and families in central Ohio, and promote quality outcomes.
YAS is a nationally accredited, non-profit 501(c)3 organization. Therefore, charitable contributions may be tax deductible. Click here to view our official registration and financial information.
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Columbus, OH 43204
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