The Kindly Hearts Initiative serves as the umbrella to our philanthropic focus on supporting children experience foster care or homelessness.
Alpha Xi Delta chapters and associations have the opportunity to support key impact organizations making a national or regional difference under the umbrella of our focus as well as the option to collaborate with local impact organizations that support children experiencing foster care or homelessness.
—Statement from Alpha Xi Delta on May 3rd, 2022
The Delta Lambda chapter will be supporting the Center for Youth in Rochester, New York for the academic year!
Vision: We envision a world where all youth grow and thrive in an equitable and beloved community.
Mission: We partner with youth to realize their full potential, by creating opportunities, removing barriers and promoting social justice.
Promise: Started by kids for kids – we offer services rooted in a culture of belonging, growth, and understanding to ensure youth voices will always be heard and respected.
Shelter, Housing & Crisis Services - “The Center for Youth provides emergency shelters, transitional & permanent housing, referrals, advocacy and more. And just as we’ve done for over 45 years, we stand by the side of our LGBTQ youth, ensuring a solid foundation for each young person to achieve their goals.”
School Based Services - “The Center delivers an array of school-based services to thousands of young people each year, including the Alternative-to-Suspension program, Crisis Intervention, After-School Program at Urban Choice Charter School and Prevention Education Services intervention/ prevention/ help zone, as well as school-based counseling services, and child and family therapy.”
For more information visit www.centerforyouth.net