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Partner Spotlight: The Crossing Church in Costa Mesa

StandUp for Kids - Orange County During times of crisis there are those who standout. These individuals display a desire to help without expecting anything in return. Members of The Crossing Church have stepped up in these uncertain times and have provided much needed help to StandUp for Kids ...

Adopting Hope

StandUp for Kids - Olympia/Thurston County Adopt a pet, Adopt a highway, Adopt a child in need, Adopt a homeless youth. They have the same needs, wants, desires, likes, dislikes, FEELINGS, pain, hurt, happiness, and LOVE, just like everyone else does. They (We) are all human. When's the last ...

Looking Back on 30 Years: Andrew

StandUp for Kids - Orange County Andrew is from the Southeast Florida city of Fort Lauderdale and had lived there for the first 15 years of his life. Andrew's childhood was more difficult than most. Andrew lost his mother at the young age of 7 years old. Consequently, Andrew went to live ...

May 2020 Supporter Spotlight: Jeanine Moss

StandUp for Kids - Orange County Homeless youth are always in crisis. Whether it’s a violent home, neglect and abandonment, or a worldwide pandemic, homeless youth can’t “shelter in place.”  That’s the reality Jeanine Moss ...