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EOC Cup 2017 is being presented by 559 FC, Strummers, Fire Squad Fresno and Hook & Ladder Lounge. The soccer tournament will be held at Clovis Victory Indoor Soccer (275 N. Minnewawa, Clovis ). The proceeds from the tournament will benefit  Sanctuary and Youth Services. The knockout rounds will happen on Saturday, April 22nd and the championship games will take place on Sunday, April 23rd. Fans will enjoy exhibitors as well as a food vendor. There will be games for the kids to play…

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Join Us to Celebrate Our 25th Anniversary! We are hosting an open house so you can tour the shelter and learn about the services available for youth. March 22, 2017 from 3 - 6 pm at Fresno EOC Sanctuary Youth Shelter (1545 N Street, Fresno, CA 93721)We are celebrating 25 years of providing homeless and runaway youth with emergency shelter and services designed to get them off the streets and reunited with their family or in a safe setting. Learn more about Sanctuary Youth Shelter.

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Save the Date for a McFun Night Fundraiser to benefit Sanctuary Youth Shelter.  November 30th from 5 pm to 8 pm.  McDonald's Restaurant 6768 N. Cedar Ave., Fresno(Cedar and Herndon)  Fresno EOC Sanctuary Youth Shelter is hosting a fundraiser to raise awareness of youth runaway issues and to educate the Fresno community about solutions that help prevent youth from running away. “Between 1.6 and 2.8 million youth run away in a year in the United States,” said…

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Sanger Lions Club Makes Donation to Fresno EOC’s Sanctuary and Transitional Living Center Residents The Sanger Lions Club collected over 20 suitcases and duffle bags for the Fresno EOC Sanctuary and Transitional Living Center residents. The purpose of the cases for kids drive is so all youth can maintain their dignity by having a bag to carry their belongs in rather than a trash bag. Boy Scout Troop 390 of Fowler assisted by cleaning the cases, ensuring they were in good working condition…

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Paper Mâché Time! Fresno EOC Sanctuary and Youth Services is in need of your help creating paper mâché figures inspired by Rotary Storyland/ Playland. Paper Mâché is easy and fun! Join us at the Sanctuary Drop-In Center! Limited to 10 volunteers per session, call or email to register:Chrystal Streets 498-8543 ext. 110; chrystal.streets@fresnoeoc.org Storyland/Playland is truly is one of Fresno’s most treasured parks that still holds so much promise…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     December 9, 2014 Contact: Sareen Bedoyan-CreedePhone: (559) 263-1112Email: sareen.bedoyan@fresnoeoc.org     PRESS RELEASE   Grinch Arrives Too Early, Robs Homeless Shelter Outreach Materials Robbers steal over $1,000 of materials meant for Annual Homeless Youth Event (Fresno, CA) On December 6, 2014, the Sanctuary Homeless Youth Shelter was robbed of over $1,000 worth of outreach materials (warm clothing, hygiene products…

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Sanctuary Homeless Youth Shelter Undergoes Renovation Shelter will temporarily resume business at Fresno Rescue Mission (Fresno, CA) After 20 years, Fresno EOC Sanctuary Homeless Youth Shelter, a designated Safe Place for youth, will be renovating the facility and will be re-located during construction. Emergency Shelter and intervention services for homeless and runaway youth will continue operating as a California State licensed group home at the Fresno Rescue Mission. From October…

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