Friends of ECHO GLEN
Helping teens in the Washington State juvenile justice system
Friends of Echo Glen is a 100% volunteer community that exists with the sole purpose of helping the youth at Echo Glen Juvenile Detention Center, who have so much untapped potential, to rewrite the scripts of their lives. We help these teens gain self-esteem by providing essential building blocks for healthy development thus breaking the cycle of neglect and abuse.
of young people in the juvenile justice system have at one time been removed from their homes due to abuse or neglect
Here are opportunities to show these appreciative youths that you care:
RECREATIONAL (Must be 21 & pass a background check)
ARTS (Must be 21 & pass a background check)
Great for all ages (No interaction with the youth)
Don’t see anything that interests you?
Whatever your expertise, passion or hobby is, there is a group of youth who would love for you to share it with them! Email firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll help you get connected.
Want to learn more about who the kids are at Echo Glen?
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