UCC Regional Advocates -- volunteers for speaking engagements, distribution of CHYS information about mission history with Native Americans at Ft. Berthold and Northern Plains tribes, and CHYS volunteers for annual meeting attendance in various states
New suitcases and duffel bags for youth to use when discharged from care
Gifts cards (any amount) to major national stores and restaurants (e.g., Target, WalMart, Barnes and Noble, Applebees, Perkins, Olive Garden)
Funding for new desktop computers and laptops required for Jan. 2020 new Microsoft requirements. Need 11 new desktop computers AND 11 new laptop computers. Current computers all must be replaced, as our Windows 7 will no longer be supported.
Capacity-building underwriting to support Family First Prevention Services Act (2018) federal mandates that must be in place by October 2019, includes: national accreditation ($30,000); trauma-informed whole systems care ($30,000 start-up); aftercare ($65,000 start-up); full-time nursing and clinical staff ($60,000); strategic planning ($7,500).