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Did you know?

Did you know? Nearly 2.5 million children and youth, across the U.S. experience homelessness over the course of a year. Over 20% of the youth who have aged-out of the foster care system in Nebraska since 2006 have experienced homelessness.

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what we do?


Every dollar supports youth-centered programming, geared toward learning and applying the life skills necessary to help our residents reach independence.


Our volunteer needs are always changing. If you're interested in volunteering, please contact staff at (402)834-3180.

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Help meet our youth's specific needs by checking out our frequently updated needs list.

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Our mission

The mission of MLC is to provide an empowering life experience in a stable, safe, and secure living and learning environment, for homeless or transitioning youth. MLC is a permanent housing facility that aims to successfully transition homeless and aged-out youth – ages 16-21 years old – into independent living within 12-18 months.

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  •   724 W. 7th Street
    Hastings, NE 68901
  •   402-834-3180