2011 GRANT AWARD RECIPIENTS
YOUTH ON THEIR OWN (YOTO)
3rd Year Funding
Agency Background: YOTO is dedicated to support high school graduation and continued success of homeless youth (ages 13-21) enrolled in public school by providing financial assistance, basic human needs aid, and overall guidance.
Focus of the 2011 SCCF Grant: Monthly Stipend Program The Monthly Stipend Program is a drop-out prevention program for homeless youth in the Oro Valley and Tucson areas. The SCCF grant will provide a stipend for 16 students of $125 per month for 10 months of the school year. The stipend is earned by homeless youth who maintain a “C” grade in every class and good attendance at school.