“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” – Martin Luther King Jr. Monday, January 19, 2015 marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a national holiday created to honor the incredible life and legacy of civil rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr. In the spirit of giving back, four generous volunteer […]
JOIN US as we celebrate Teen Feed’s meal and support programs that meet homeless youth “where they are at”!
Teen Feed is “More than a Meal,” it is a safety net homeless youth rely on to help them find their futures off the streets.
What Is a Table Captain? A Table Captain agrees to invite friends, colleagues and family to fill a table of 8 guests at Teen Feed’s “More than a Meal” Luncheon on Thursday, October 9, 2014. We make it easy! Our Table Captain Resource Packet provides personalized support and all the resources one needs to fill […]
Teen Feed is looking for an experienced Support Coordinator to join our committed team to provide structured support to homeless and street-involved youth and young adults to help them make positive choices, address barriers to stability, and transition to a life off the streets. Service Links for Youth (SLY) Support Coordinator Job Description Essential Duties […]
It’s a little quiet at Teen Feed on Christmas Day. The typically loud chatter of young people gives way to gentle conversations as youth reflect on the holiday. They talk with volunteers and celebrate the holiday with people who care for them. And they enjoy an extra special Christmas dinner. Nate Crave is cooking. A […]
The Litov family and friends gathered in the University District at 4:00pm on December 24th. A small army of smiling helpers were armed with carloads of groceries and gift bags. Their mission was to create a festive holiday celebration for homeless and street-involved youth at Teen Feed. And they succeeded! The teams of adults and […]
On December 16th, University District Service Providers Alliance (UDSPA) worked with the community to throw a holiday celebration for homeless and street-involved young people! The UDSPA Holiday Party is often the only holiday celebration many youth in need will have this season. The party is a special opportunity for youth and the service providers and […]
KEXP hosted the first ever Basic Needs Drive Party from 10am-6pm on Friday, November 15th to benefit homeless young people in our community! The purpose of the event was twofold – to collect donations of basic needs items for young people in need, and to enroll young people in healthcare benefits. KEXP’s Basic Needs Drive […]
JOIN US for a Basic Needs Drive Party at KEXP from 10am-6pm on Friday, November 15th! We will be collecting donations of socks, clothing, toiletries for youth in need from 10am – 6pm in KEXP’s parking lot at 113 Dexter Ave South (between Denny and John Streets). KEXP’s basic needs drive is a compliment to their […]
Teen Feed’s Board and staff is excited to welcome our new Executive Director, Tabitha Jensen! Tabitha brings with her over 15+ years of experience in social service program management, advocacy, administration and social justice work to offer, build, and ally in support of young people at Teen Feed. Tabitha holds a BA and MBA from Marylhurst […]