We’re going all out for our annual Easter Egg Hunt! Join us at Newbo City Market on Saturday, April 4th at 1:00 p.m. sharp! We’ll have eggs full of candy for all the neighborhood kids to find. For more information, call us at 319-365-1662!
The HD Youth Center had its annual Free Thanksgiving Dinner on Saturday, November 22, 2014. We served approximately 250 families composed of over 300 individuals. We gave out over 200 food bags along with 25 turkeys and 10 hams donated from Midamar and Hy-Vee on Johnson Avenue (respectively). Thank you to all of our volunteer Read More
What is The Gazette Gives Back? Some time in November, Gazette subscribers will receive a mailed voucher they can designate to the HD Youth Center. Subscribers can either click here or simply mail back the red envelope provided in their early November copy of The Gazette. We will then be granted FREE advertising space in The Read More
Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way! I know it may seem too early to start thinking about the holidays, but here at the HD Youth Center, we have to start planning early to make the holiday season bright for our program kids, their families, and the local community. Every year, the HD Youth Read More
The annual Backpack for Kids campaign, sponsored by the HD Youth Center and its community partners, was a resounding success. We filled over 2,000 backpacks for community kids and gave them out at the Salvation Army and the youth center. A huge thanks goes out to Robyn Rieckhoff of the Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival and Lia Read More