One-Year

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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Fresh

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

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

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

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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You Can Make A Difference Starting Tonight.

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

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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Ground Breaking

Ground Breaking

It’s not that I didn’t believe everyone when they told me how much support and excitement there was for the Youth House, it’s just that I didn’t understand it until the grand opening this last week. I started to get a clue as I pulled up to the renovated church and...

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Light Out Of Darkness

Light Out Of Darkness

After being brought on staff in the end of October, I have had the blessing of helping at the Drop-in Center twice a week. My first glimpse of life at the Drop-in Center was the Halloween Party and I remember feeling so nervous to talk to the youth. I was afraid that...

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Time Together.

Time Together.

Time together as a team is so important. Communication is a key component to the success of our team. Making sure we all feel supported by one another in our various projects and responsibilities, that we feel heard and valued and a time to remind ourselves of why...

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Contact HYS

Mailing Address:
834 Monroe Street
Eugene, OR 97402

Resource Center Physical Address:
(Inside the church on 8th & Monroe)
834 Monroe Street
Eugene, OR 97402

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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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