“You feel comfortable as a person coming to them with problems you may have. I’ll call if I have anything I need and they’re always very willing to help. It’s nice to have that network of people around you.”
Bart - Boys & Girls Club Volunteer
"You come to something like this hoping you can help, assuming that maybe you can be a good role model or have some impact and I’m convinced that I get more out of this than any of the kids do. It’s the highlight of my week”
Miguel - Young Parents Network Dad
“The most important thing I learned here at YPN is first of all, patience. You’ve got to be very, very patient and that takes a lot of skill. I’m still working on that. I learned that, your kids, they think you’re the coolest person in the world. That’s basic and my job is to li...
Abbie and Allison - Boys and Girls Club
"I love coming here. I hate it when I miss a day because then I don't get to see my friends who come here. What I like about YouthPort is we come and have a good time. We are safe and I think that's a good environment for all of us to be in."