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YAP’s Sister Agency Competed in a Guatemala Game Show

YAP’s Sister Agency Competed in a Guatemala Game Show

  • 6/8/2020 12:36:00 PM
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Leaders and participants in YAP Guatemala sister agency Siembra Bien were overnight celebrities last month. They were contestants on “Soñando en Familia,” a Guatemala TV game show.Siembra Bien Executive Director Gabriela Altman said the organization was among a group of nonprofits in the country that met the criteria for joining the game show, which normally invites families to compete. “As Siembra Bien works with youth and leadership, working on programs in margina...
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CHICAGO BUSINESS LEADERS JOIN FORCES WITH UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO CRIME LAB AND EDUCATION LAB TO SUPPORT FRONTLINE RESPONDERS

CHICAGO BUSINESS LEADERS JOIN FORCES WITH UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO CRIME LAB AND EDUCATION LAB TO SUPPORT FRONTLINE RESPONDERS

  • 5/12/2020 7:30:00 PM
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Chinese-American Business Community Partners with Crime and Education Labs to Provide Personal Protective Equipment to Essential Workers across ChicagoCHICAGO – May 12, 2020 – A group of Chinese-American business leaders has donated one million protective masks to first responders and others on the frontlines in Chicago, partnering with the University of Chicago Crime Lab and Education Lab to distribute these critical supplies to a diverse group of public sector and nonprofit organiz...
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YAP Regional Director Bob Swanson Interviewed by PA State Rep Frank Ryan

YAP Regional Director Bob Swanson Interviewed by PA State Rep Frank Ryan

  • 5/4/2020 9:02:00 AM
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When Pennsylvania State Representative Frank Ryan asked his constituents how COVID19 is impacting their lives, Central PA Regional Director Bob Swanson encouraged him to look at YAP’s program participants, families and staff.A large part of Ryan’s District is in Lebanon County, where Bob lives and works. Central PA YAP provides community-based alternatives to out-of-home placement for young people involved in youth justice, child welfare, behavioral health and developmental disabilit...
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Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. Responds to COVID19 with  #GivingTuesdayNow Global Day of Giving and Unity

Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. Responds to COVID19 with #GivingTuesdayNow Global Day of Giving and Unity

  • 5/1/2020 8:43:00 AM
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Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. is joining the May 5th #GivingTuesdayNow Global Day of Giving and Unity. A national nonprofit, YAP hopes to generate awareness and donations to support community-based alternatives to youth incarceration and out-of-home placement.#GivingTuesdayNow is an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19. The Tuesday, May 5th, global call to action will generate support for communities and nonprofits like YAP that are impacted by the COVID-19 pande...
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