Harbor58 is a safe haven that provides resources and support for youth aging out of foster care by teaching life skills and empowering them to achieve their full potential.
“Feed the hungry, and help those in trouble. Then your light will shine out from the darkness, and the darkness around you will be as bright as noon.”
Isaiah 58:10 NLT
WHAT WE DO
Equipping youth to discover their identity and purpose
LIFE SKILL TRAINING
Helping students get ahead and transition successfully into adulthood
Provide resources and meaningful support to help them achieve their dreams
Assembling our board and initial “launch team” as well as branding, promotions and website. Raising the initial $30,000 needed for zoning and permits.
Est. 3-4 Months to Complete
With the initial funds, we will be able to get the zoning and land surveys done which will help us form our official budget and start grant applications! During this time we will also be working on the curriculum, finding community leader/teachers, and developing our contract/application process.
Est. 5-6 Months to Complete
Large scale fundraising and media push. Finalizing housing plans. At this point we will start taking applications/nominations for our first 1-3 residents. Develop community partnership for jobs and career support.
Est. 6-9 Months to Complete
Building the main house and first 1-3 houses. We will continue to take applications/nominations and interview. Getting our curriculum/online learning portal up and running. Continue to development community partnerships for internships/jobs. Choose our first residents.
Est. 2-3 Months to Complete
All support services, curriculum, contract in place. Welcome our first residents and the real work begins!