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Check out the new StandUp For Kids PSA

Many thanks to one of Orange County's talented volunteers for helping us improve the lives of all homeless and otherwise vulnerable young people, with special attention here to trafficked youth.  Reality can be harsh, but programs like ours make a big difference. 

2017 Viewbook Now Available

We are happy to announce that our 2017 StandUp For Kids National Viewbook is now available. Learn more about our history, programs, 2016 progress and impact by clicking here!  Here's a sample page from the Viewbook:   

Young Entrepreneur Academy Investor Panel Winner Named

Young Entrepreneurs Seek Funding for Startups “Shark Tank Style” Jessica Cedillo accepting her award Irvine, CA (PRWEB) April 10, 2017 Jessica Cedillo, a 16-year-old student who attends Pacifica High School in Garden Grove won the top business award at the StandUp For ...

StandUp For Kids Gets Extreme Makeover

By Justine Palmore Great news! Our online home at has had an extreme makeover. We just launched an entirely new website to better serve our homeless youth community. It’s our gift to our youth, as well as our programs, donors, volunteers, and ...