“It has been such a wonderful experience working with the Young Center. The cases they’ve been involved in, I can’t imagine if the child hadn’t had a Young Center advocate. Child Advocates really go above and beyond for the children.”
Morgan Alen, Pro Bono Coordinator, KIND – Kids in Need of Defense

“I wish that all the [unaccompanied] children had a Child Advocate.”
Morgan Alen, Pro Bono Coordinator, KIND – Kids in Need of Defense

“You can sleep so much better knowing vulnerable children have a Child Advocate.”
Morgan Alen, Pro Bono Coordinator, KIND – Kids in Need of Defense

“They truly care about the rights and benefit of others.”
Young Zheng, former client

“I don’t think I’d be alive if it weren’t for [The Young Center].”
Young Zheng, former client

“People who work at the Young Center are passionate and dedicated…it’s always nice to work on a case with people who care that much.”
Lauren Fisher, Paralegal

“The Young Center [advocates] are angels that support the children.”
Violeta Discua, Legal Assistant at ProBAR

“[The kids] have someone who they can trust and they feel supported if they have a Child Advocate inside the asylum interview.”
Violeta Discua, Legal Assistant at ProBAR

“The Young Center gives these kids peace of mind.”
Kelly Albinak Kribbs, Child Advocate, Attorney with the law firm of Sidley & Austin

“The Young Center…goes to bat for these kids when no one else has the time or desire to do so.”
Kelly Albinak Kribbs, Child Advocate, Attorney with the law firm of Sidley & Austin

“We stand strong and fight for what’s in [the kids’] best interest and that makes us unique.”
Kelly Albinak Kribbs, Child Advocate, Attorney with the law firm of Sidley & Austin