A More Balanced World Outreach Center

Established to unlock the potential of homeless high school and college students in Southern California, this outreach program provides a host of supportive services, to increase graduation rates, while building and sustaining healthy communities.
We invite you to join us in making a lasting impact on the life of the most vulnerable in our communities, whether through your professional expertise, monetary contributions, or just getting the word out.

Basic Physical Needs

  • Food: Healthy snacks and/or voucher for purchasing food from restaurants/fast foods
  • Clothes: Good quality, ‘Like New’/Unused (men’s and women’s; shoes; accessories)
  • Hygiene Products & Services: Services could include voucher for haircut, manicure/pedicure, facial, spa, etc
  • Transportation: Buss pass; train pass; gas card, car repair service…
  • Shower/Gym facilities
  • Mail Services: Post Office Box
  • Lookers: through storage rooms for rent
  • Sleeping Bags

 

Academic Assitance

  • Tutoring: through collaboration with other nonprofits, online self or instructed-led study
  • Educational Counseling / Career Guidance: Could include attendance/drop out counseling
  • Computer Hardware / Software
  • College Admission Support: Assistance with application process, financial aid/scholarship, …
  • Text Books & School Supplies: Could including for 2nd hand books, making copies of borrowed book, renting the assigned books; requesting on FB 

 

Professional Service Referrals

  • Emotional / Mental Health: Therapy, mentoring, support group, recommendation to guidance counselors/social agencies
  • Medical
  • Dentistry
  • Optometry
  • Podiatry
  • Chiropractic Care
  • Legal Advice
  • Computer / IT Support
  • Internship/Job Referrals Connecting with internships; assisting with employment (application, interview prep, …)