BENEFITING: Huckleberry House Inc
On April 20, 2018, fifty people will sleep out at COSI to raise awareness and funds in support of homeless youth.
Last year, over 520 teens in crisis sought shelter at Huckleberry House. Over 1,000 young people ages 18= to 24 stayed in adult shelters. National and local data estimates 9,275 Franklin County teens are homeless on any given night. The proven programs of Huck House assist youth ages 12-22 overcome challenges and develop the life skills needed to thrive in permanent housing.
Funds raised for Sleep Out Columbus will support Huck House's work to support teens and families in crisis and help end youth homelessness.