YouthHope began as Christian Friendliness in 1936 when a group of women saw the need to minister to immigrant families, offering food, clothing, friendship and sharing the word of God.

Mission & Vision

The purpose of YouthHope is to share the hope of Jesus Christ and, in His name, teach, befriend, feed and help people.

Statement of Faith

The Christian beliefs of YouthHope are set forth in the following Statement of Faith.


The staff at YouthHope are committed to serving as Christian role models and will experience Jesus through these imitators of Christ