Read Covenant House President Kevin Ryan's reaction to the indictment of Michael Lamb, 33, who court papers say advertised free rent to young woman staying in shelters to lure them into the escort business.
Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. announced the indictment of Michael Lamb, 33, for operating a sex trafficking and prostitution scheme in New York and New Jersey that preyed upon our kids.
While over 400 homeless youth slept safely inside, over 100 professionals of the (re) insurance industry slept on the streets outside Covenant House to raise awareness and over $440,000 for the cause.
President Obama announced today that he has appointed Covenant House President Kevin Ryan to his Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships. See the White House announcement here.
Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 12:00 pm
The stories of our athletes can be as unique as the stories of our kids. Each one comes to us with a desire to make a difference in their own lives and also in the lives of homeless youth. But no matter how they got to us, they will each take their own journey to the finish line. Covenant House is committed to being with them every step of the way.
- Once someone comes thru our doors, that person should feel like he or she can do anything. #IamDetermined #CHSleepOut t.co/BDHhUBdovg
- 57% of homeless kids spend at least one day every month without food. t.co/g63xBMTynw
- At 19 Starrasia was kicked out of her home. 2night 200+ real estate professionals Sleep Out 2 support kids like her: t.co/HB4aE4nIMl
01/08/2015 - 3:17pm
Since 2015 began, we've seen a surge of homeless kids in need of shelter... and we know there are more on the way. We also know that thanks to friends like you, we'll be prepared. We are looking forward to even more successes this year, and we are so grateful to have so many friends standing by our kids through thick and thin. Take a look at what we did together in 2014!
12/03/2014 - 10:59am
There is so much to love about Christmas and its wonderful traditions – it’s truly a time full of joy, light and wonder. Whether it’s an uplifting holiday service, a nostalgic movie or a festive meal with friends and family, each of us has one (or more!) special moments we look forward to and cherish each Christmas.
09/12/2014 - 2:16pm
A case making its way through the courts in Washington State holds high stakes for trafficked children who have been waging a steep uphill battle against corporate behemoth Backpage.com for years. Covenant House is joining as a friend of the court in the lawsuit, which represents our best hope for pushing back against the relentless, web-based commercial sexual exploitation of children and...