DICK’S Sporting Goods make $70K donation to Chicago youth organization

Beat the Streets Chicago is the largest wrestling organization in the state for young people, offering fitness programs and mentoring. CHICAGO (WLS) — A popular youth organization just got a big boost, thanks to DICK’S Sporting Goods. The retailer’s foundation donated $70,000 to Beat the Streets Chicago, which is the largest wrestling organization in the state…

Students shelter homeless youth at Y2Y

Y2Y Harvard Square is believed to be the nation’s first student-run homeless shelter exclusively for young adults. It is located at 1 Church St., in the heart of the Square, and serves youth from 18 to 24. A Phillips Brooks House Association program, Y2Y was founded by two Harvard College graduates and is staffed mostly by…

Muslim Youth Raise Money for Charity in Washington

Source: VOA News / Marissa Melton It was cool and unusually rainy Saturday in Washington, not the best day for an outdoor event, but that didn’t stop more than a dozen members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association from hosting a 5K run/walk to raise money for a local food bank and an international charity. Most…