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Ogden chapel opens as distribution center for homeless youth

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OGDEN — A new distribution center for handing out supplies to the young and homeless each Saturday is the answer to a longtime dream of those organizing the effort. Summit Chapel, 585...


One woman's example shows how one person can make a difference

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has,” said Margaret...

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Youth homeless advocates hoping for donations

With cold weather here and no shelter to house them, area activists are hoping the community will again jump on the bandwagon to serve homeless youth with cold...

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Ogden youth shelter to be Utah's first

OGDEN — Ogden is about to gain Utah’s first residential support shelter specifically geared to help youth ages 12 to 17. Those behind the venture,...

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'Stuff the Bus' event to help homeless kids in Davis

KAYSVILLE — There are 1,100 homeless kids attending school in Davis County, and that’s just the number the school district can account for,...

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Sex trafficking a major source of youth homelessness

There’s another group of vulnerable kids just as invisible as Utah’s estimated 5,000 homeless youth. They are the victims of sex trafficking. Those...


Faith plays key role in assisting young and homeless

OGDEN — Faith has played a key role in services for the young and homeless in the Top of Utah. Not only is the only local service that reaches out to...

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Filmmaker: Youth homelessness rampant everywhere

“What if everywhere you went, people treated you as if they wished you weren’t there?” That question is a central message that Rotimi Rainwater,...

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