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Take Action: How YOU can Help End Youth Homelessness

Each one of us has the power to make a difference and help end youth homelessness. Here are some ways to get involved right now:
  • Get the facts- Happy Hippies believe in constantly evolving and growing our understanding of each other and the world around us. Some key info:
    • There are 1.6 million homeless youth in the U.S. each year. Learn more about the factors and effects of youth homelessness here.
    • 40% of homeless youth identify as LGBT. Learn more about the reasons, experience and solutions here.
    • Follow @HappyHippieFdn for the latest news and articles to stay informed
  • Raise your voice- we refuse to stay silent! Here’s how you can speak up right now:
    • Use your social power and share the Happy Hippie message on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter
    • Call or send an email to your U.S. House Representatives to urge them to cosponsor the Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act (H.R. 1779).
  • Give back- Donate to help support our programs for homeless youth and other vulnerable youth.
  • Stay involved- this is just the beginning for us! Stay connected with us on social or sign up for our mailing list to be a part of our upcoming work.
Have an idea to add to the list? Tweet us @HappyHippieFdn