- Crisis-related Connections
33,627 Crisis-related Connections
In 2016, NRS collected data on 33,627 crisis-related connections (call, chats, emails, forum postings) where solution-focused plans were developed.More statistics
NRS relies heavily on the support of individuals. Last year, 226 frontline team members and other volunteers provided 11,580 service hours to ensure NRS operated optimally 24/7/365. In addition, 408 Street Team Members canvassed the country to make certain every youth knows 1-800-RUNAWAY and 1800RUNAWAY.org connects to help.Learn more
- Donated in Fiscal Year 2016
$291,352 Donated in Fiscal Year 2016
NRS receives a multi-year federal grant to serve as the national communication system for runaway and homeless youth. The remaining 15-30% of the operating budget is funded through private sources. NRS raises money through foundation and corporate grants, special events and individual donations. Over the last several years, the generosity of our supporters have helped build the depth and breadth of services.Donate now
Support Youth in Crisis
Help keep America's runaway, homeless and at-risk youth safe and off the streets.
The annual report provides a comprehensive overview of NRS’ services and operations.
Donations are tax deductible and help provide critical services.
Crisis hotline volunteers are vital in keeping youth safe and off the streets.
Free posters, brochures, bookmarks, and wallet cards are available to order.
Chicago young professionals raise funds and visibility for NRS’ services.
Raise awareness and educate the public by supporting the November initiative.