A beautifully contagious sense of hope for 14 youth…

If you’ve spent any time at Teen Feed or in the U-District community these last few months, chances are you’ve heard the name Gossett Place. Whether you’ve heard the name or not, let me tell you that it’s pretty awesome! Gossett Place is brand-new subsidized housing sponsored by the Low Income Housing Institute and Sound […]

Thank you Magid!

It is a good day at Teen Feed when we receive a gift of much needed supplies for the homeless youth we serve. Today, it was a huge box of warm gloves that came in the mail from Magid Glove and Safety … something that will come in terribly useful when the weather turns cold […]

Will Thompson

“I was sustained by one piece of inestimable good fortune. I had for a friend a man of immense and patient wisdom and a gentle but unyielding fortitude. I think that if I was not destroyed at this time by the sense of hopelessness which these gigantic labors has awakened in me, it was largely […]

Ben Gibbard Benefit for Teen Feed

August 2, 2010, Seattle, WA:  Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard is playing an intimate benefit show for Teen Feed on Wednesday, November 3rd at the Crocodile in Seattle.  Teen Feed is a nonprofit that operates a seven-night-a-week meal program for homeless youth and young adults in the University District of Seattle.  Tickets are $30 and will be available at […]

The Face of America’s Homeless Youth

Hello Teen Feed Supporters — Take a look at this article about homeless youth in Denver: http://www.cnn.com/2010/LIVING/07/08/denver.homeless.youth/index.html?hpt=C1

Teen Feed in PSBJ

Teen Feed has been working with the United Way’s Volunteer Improvement Program to more effectively use our tremendous volunteers.  Take a look at the article about VIP and Teen Feed in the Puget Sound Business Journal. If you’re interested in joining our Teen Feed volunteer team, email jaime@teenfeed.org!

Hillel UW & Teen Feed

  Here at Teen Feed, we say all the time that our work with youth on the streets would not be possible without the hundreds of dedicated community members who volunteer, donate, cook food, send encouragement, and spread the word about homeless youth.  Without our newest partner, the UW Hillel, we would not be able […]

Teen Feed’s First Saturday

  On June 5th, Teen Feed served homeless youth a healthy and safe dinner for the first time on a Saturday!  We now offer support to meet basic needs, build strong relationships, and ally with homeless youth as they meet their future off the streets every night of the week. Great appreciation to our Meal Teams, our Advocate […]

Teen Feed is Making History

  Starting this Saturday, Teen Feed will begin serving healthy dinners to homeless youth every single night of the year.  For many years, Teen Feed has served homeless youth every Sunday through Thursday night.  In January of 2010, we added Friday nights.  Only six months later, on June 5th, we will expand yet again to […]

About Our New Name

  University Street Ministry is now Teen Feed.  We’ve changed our name! Over the last 20 years, we have worked with hundreds of volunteers, faith communities, and most importantly – homeless youth – who have come to know and trust us as University Street Ministry. But we decided that it is time to move on, […]