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Justine’s 18 Years with StandUp for Kids

In the tapestry of StandUp for Kids' remarkable story, Justine Palmore stands as a beacon of unwavering dedication, weaving threads of hope and resilience for the past 18 years. From her roots as an intern with a dream to change the world, Justine's journey has been nothing short of ...

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week

Annually, the nation comes together to bring awareness and support to the challenges of hunger and homelessness that many of the population struggle with. As the week before Thanksgiving approaches, this coming November 11th - 18th, communities nationwide will collaborate to host events, ...

SB-760 School facilities: all-gender restrooms

by Paula Fernandez On September 23, 2023, Governor Gavin Newsom approved a new law that would require every private and public school, including county offices of education and charter schools, to have at least one gender-neutral bathroom on campuses on or prior to July 1, 2026. This ...

Youth Spotlight: Chris’s Story

At the tender age of 20, Chris found himself caught in the tumultuous whirlwind of life, juggling the pursuit of education at Santa Ana College with the relentless battle for stable housing. With his younger brother by his side, they faced the daunting task of navigating the world without a ...