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ABC 7 Reports on New Affordable Housing in SF

First Place is proud to partner with Mercy housing to provide on-site services at their new apartment complex at 1100 Ocean Avenue. This complex has 25 units designated for homeless young people ages 18 – 24. Charisma Aaron is one of these young people. She spent years in the foster care system but despite the challenge, is now attending college and says having this stability will make a difference.

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Impact Stories

Thriving Against the Odds: Dulce’s Story

From foster care to academic accolades, Dulce’s journey is nothing short of inspirational! Dulce made her way to First Place […]

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Press Release

Press Release: First Place for Youth Raises More Than $600k for Transition Age Foster Youth at A Celebration of Heart and Home

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Julie Richter | julie@julierichter.co Held during National Foster Care Month, the event celebrated local leaders […]

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California Youth Voice Members Advocate for Change in Sacramento, CA!

On April 17th, First Place for Youth hosted our second annual Advocacy Day at the California State Capitol. This significant […]

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