Together uniting communities, kids, and athletes by navigating, developing, and revitalizing urban neighborhoods

where young people can

THRIVE!!

HOW?

The Tuck and Run Youth Network

Mobile App

Currently, we are harnessing technology to create a hub for our youth and to improve the way they access community services. 

 

  Key Features include:

  • Immediate access to a database of service providers within our community

  • Calendar for free meals and events in Las Vegas with details on locations and times

  • Hot Topics that center around what's going on in the world with our youth today

  • And More!

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WHY?

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Nevada is #3 in the nation in total number of unaccompanied youth experiencing homelessness. 

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By region, Las Vegas has the 2nd highest rate of unsheltered and unaccompanied youth in the nation 

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Nevada has the highest rate of unsheltered and unaccompanied youth in the nation. 

#2

 

9th

in the nation for most human trafficking reports.

Nevada ranks

In Las Vega​s

21%

92%

of homeless youth are unsheltered on any given night

And

of the homeless population are youth

 33%

of human trafficking victims are children under the age of 18

Over

15,000

Students enrolled in CCSD schools are identified as homeless

And

1,081

 

homeless youth are between the ages of 18-24

 

2,794

Children recovered from human sex trafficking by LV Metro between 1994-2016

Over

1,295

 

Unaccompanied youth are homeless

And

214

 

Homeless youth are under 18 on any given night

It is clear that young people in our community need our help

Coming Soon

Our end goal is to become a quality collaborative partner within our community, while bringing people together to truly transform the lives of our youth in the Las Vegas area. To reach this goal, future plans include:

 

Our youth center will be the physical manifestation of the mobile application. The center will consist of a hub of services and entertainment for young people, as well as a centralized location for service providers to host meetings, community events, and more. This facility is anticipated to include on-site emergency and short term housing.  Learn More

 

While utilizing decades of family experience in the BBQ Business, the Tuck and Run Foundation will also be launching a BBQ Manufacturing and Distribution program. This will allow us to meet a priority need for our youth, create jobs, bring the community together, and provide food directly to our network support center. Learn More

The Tuck and Run Youth Campus

The Tuck and Run Food Manufacturing and Distribution Program

Click HERE to learn how you can make a difference with the Tuck and Run Foundation 

Contact Us

702-326-1567

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Registered Charity Number : 82-4600181

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