Sasha Bruce

You Are Not Alone

As a kid, Jonathan Alllen’s father fought for him.
Now, he fights for the lives of DC’s homeless youth.

Watch His Story

End Youth Homelessness

You have the power to end youth homelessness in our lifetime.

Give Now


Volunteering is a great way to become more familiar with youth homelessness while giving back at the same time. Your gift of time and skills are always appreciated.

Whether it’s time or money you can make a difference

You can help change a life

Stories of Hope

Samantha's Story


From Dijitbouti, Africa to Capitol Heights, I’m not sure where I’d be without Promise Place….


Dae’Janae Day’s Story

During my first two years of high school, my Grandmother was my inspiration to push forward and make the best grades possible. But in my junior year she passed away

Maria Strives to Give Back

Maria’s hope is to become a counselor one day so that she can help other to learn from her own life…

Families Reunified


of homeless youth completing our new Family Strengthening Program remain reunited with strengthened families.

Youth Safely Housed


of homeless youth admitted to our Re*Generation House exited to stable or permanent housing.

Youth Prepared for Careers


young people in Sasha Bruce programs have enrolled in undergraduate degree programs.

Child Abuse Prevention Tips & Guidelines

Each year nearly 2 million children receive child abuse prevention services. It’s estimated that at least 1 in 7 children in the US have experienced child abuse and/or neglect within the past year. Child abuse can be found in many different forms such as neglect,...

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Pillars of Opportunity

Safe Homes

SBY operates multiple residential facilities, all of which offer counseling and classes that can lead young people back to a more stable and supportive family situation, or on a path to independence and self-sufficiency.

Life Skills

SBY builds young people’s life skills by focusing on communication, daily living, work/study skills, home life, self-care, social relationships, and housing/money management. Community engagement to promote stable families, parenting education, and health and wellness education are important aspects of our life skills development programming.

Workforce & Education

SBY provides tangible educational and workforce development opportunities including mentoring, academic support, vocational training, career planning and job placement to help young people stay focused on the future.

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