Dedicated.

This week’s blog post will be dedicated to you, volunteer, mentor, intern, donor, supporter. This past week Hosea was one of the vendors at a Family and Human Services (FHS) Intern fair at the University of Oregon. If you don’t know, Hosea is a partner with the FHS...

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One-Year

A little over a year ago, I walked into the drop-in for the first time as a junior intern. I clearly remember setting foot in that small church basement, being simultaneously overwhelmed and captivated by all that was happening. Little did I know, the youth I would...

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Shifting Weather & Summer Needs

Hello there! My name is Joshua Frank and I have the pleasure of writing this month’s blog post for Hosea. As I was trying to decide what to write, I landed on two topics: the shifting weather and our summer program. Please read on to learn more about each topic and...

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Fresh

We continue to be amazed by the support of the community and the individuals and business that call this place home. Over the course of the last three years we have partnered with local businesses and restaurants for, A Night For A Cause. You have probably seen a...

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Keys

This past week, I got my own set of keys to the Youth House. As I let myself in for the first time and stood alone in what used to be the sanctuary of a church, it hit me how special this place was. It just feels so much like a home. Comfortable couches are arranged...

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Together We Stand

Helping youth in Lane County create and sustain healthy lives away from the streets is a big mission. This is the mission we believe God has for Hosea and that we will follow. As a team at Hosea we do not know if we will ever fully eradicate youth homelessness but we...

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What A Sweet Thing

“God doesn’t love us the way our parents loved us”. This is what I told one of the girls after sitting and talking with her for an hour and a half. This is also what someone once told me after I had experienced a similar situation six years ago. I sat there as she...

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Home Stretch.

I can’t believe it’s already March! There’s a lot going on at Hosea and I’d like to take some time with this blog post to fill you in. First, the HYS/SVDP Youth Home is closer to opening than ever. Within the past three months, SVDP, HYS, and the Department of Housing...

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You Can Make A Difference Starting Tonight.

It has been overwhelming to see the response from the restaurants in our community to provide a Night For A Cause where restaurants partner with Hosea for a day or evening in which a certain percentage of proceeds or a certain dollar amount from beverages goes toward...

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Mission (Being) Accomplished

With the auction quickly approaching in May, we have been working on compiling youth stories to be shared as a focal point for the auction. It is a neat way to display the stories behind the faces of the youth we serve at Hosea. We get to do life with and interact...

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Contact HYS

Mailing Address:
PO Box 5531
Eugene, OR 97405

Drop-In Physical Address:
(Inside the church on 8th & Monroe)
834 Monroe Street
Eugene, OR 97402

Meet Hosea Staff
Email Hosea

Most Urgent Needs

- YOU: Volunteers
- Monthly Support (Donations)
- Winter Garments (esp. coats)
- Clean, New Undergarments
- Backpacks & Jeans
- Camping Equipment
- Toiletries
- Paper and Cleaning Supplies

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