Friends of Youth, which operates a housing facility in Kirkland for formerly homeless young men and women, is thanking a group from Wells Fargo for its volunteer work on last Friday’s United Way Day of Caring.
Thomas Ku, a Friends of Youth board member and vice president at , led a team in creating flower boxes, landscaping and doing exterior maintenance at the facility, New Ground Kirkland.
Redmond-based Friends of Youth is a non-profit agency dedicated to supporting youth and their families in King and Snohomish counties. Its New Ground Kirkland is one of five New Ground facilities that provide housing and support in education, employment and health care for six young adults 18-21.
To find out more, see www.friendsofyouth.org.
Check out the photos of the Wells Fargo group and its work in helping make New Ground Kirkland feel like a home.
Information for this report came from a Friends of Youth press release.