Youth Justice Project

Join the Youth Action Board!  The Youth Justice Project is looking for Fellows to join our Youth Action Board for the coming year. Youth Action Board Fellows will spend a year working together, along with CLS Advocates, to develop ideas, goals, and projects to support young people in Philadelphia.   April 2022 — April 2023…

IMPACT: Fighting Youth Homelessness

Like far too many youth aging out of foster care, Ryan was homeless.He was working hard to find a job when he learned he had a bench warrant for a retail theft citation issued to him when he was just 12 years old. He never received the notice for court because his family was homeless at the time. This bench warrant was standing in the way of Ryan getting a job and an education.