Sasha Bruce
Monique’s Story

Monique’s Story

I stand before you today as someone who has throughout my life been categorized by B’s, broken, bruised, bullied, belittled, bewildered. I refuse to claim those negative descriptors that have tainted my experience. I stand boldly today, as a young lady, who has risen...

Our results

Safe Homes We reunify families: 18 homeless youth were admitted to our new Family Strengthening Program during its first six months. Of those discharged, 86% remain unified in their homes. We offer trauma-informed care and we promote safe homes: 124 youth found...

Dae’Janae Day’s Story

My name is Dae’Janae Day,  I am an upcoming graduate at the University of Maryland- Eastern Shore and I am a current resident at Sasha Bruce’s Promise Place in Prince George’s County. During my first two years of high school, my Grandmother was my inspiration to push...

Our vision for workforce preparation

Homelessness is steadily increasing in the nation’s capital. Each year there are fewer affordable places to live, while the amount of safe, decent shelter for young people and working families does not keep pace with demand.  Sasha Bruce Youthwork (SBY) operates...