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Variety - The Children's Charity Grants $9,950

October 16, 2017 | Freedom for Youth Ministries

Variety - The Children's Charity Grants $20,000

January 12, 2017 | Freedom for Youth Ministries

Freedom for Youth & Ask The Rosbergs

June 11, 2016 | America's Family Coaches

Freedom for Youth Ministries Looking to Expand 

March 28, 2016 | WHO TV Channel 13 News

See the Coffee Shop Giving Kids a Second Chance

February 29, 2016 | KCCI

After-School Program Helps Kids in Need

November 9, 2015 | The Des Moines Register

Variety the Children's Charity Grants $20,000 Toward the Construction of Local Coffee Shop

November 2015 | Freedom for Youth Press Release

Mid-Thought: Voices From The Region

November/December 2015 | Midwest Living

Freedom for Youth: Mark Nelson, Saving Lives Saving Communities

September 23, 2015 | Tamara Scott

New Coffee Shop will Employ Inner City Teens, Young Adults

August 21, 2015 | Who TV Channel 13 News

Car Wash Turns into Coffee Shop, Youth Training Center

August 10, 2015 | Des Moines Business Record

Coffee Shop Will Provide Training for Impoverished Youth

August 10, 2015 | The Des Moines Register

Freedom for Youth Radio Interview

August 1, 2015 | America's Family Coaches

Organization Helping At Risk Teens Plans to Help More

June 11, 2015 | Who TV Channel 13 News

Making a Difference: Missions at Hope

June 2015 | Missions at Lutheran Church of Hope

Winterset Freedom for Youth

April 15, 2015 | Iowa Living Magazines

Coffee Shop to Offer Youth Training

July 21, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

Youth in Transition... A Life Transformed

Spring 2014 | Be Inspired Magazine

Freedom for Youth: Our Story

June 2012 | Be Inspired Magazine

The Hope Award for Effective Compassion

September 17, 2010 | WORLD Magazine

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