Youth Charity League
Youth Charity League
Raising the next generation of compassionate kids

Our Mission:

Raising Socially Engaged Children

Youth Charity League plants the seed of compassion in children ages eight to 18 by aligning family-friendly volunteer and education opportunities with local service organizations.


Our Vision

Youth Charity League grows the next generation of inspired, positive changemakers by fostering a commitment to community service in youth and modeling that behavior in our own lives.

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Our History

In 2017, some Portland moms got together with the idea of creating a family-friendly volunteer organization to connect parents, caregivers, and kids to local charities.

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Our Partners

Youth Charity League partners with local non-profits and community service agencies to align our members with family-friendly volunteer opportunities. Explore our partner organizations, or contact us to support your organization.


hunger & homelessness

YCL fights to eradicate hunger and homelessness from our communities by partnering with local food and shelter non-profits.

The Environment

YCL digs deep to support local environmental action organizations and care for our precious, community green spaces.

seniors, Children & Family services

From serving differently-abled athletes, to organizing clothing closet closets, and making meals, YCL members are ready to serve in any capacity that brings relief and support to our most vulnerable communities.

animal welfare

Our passion for a compassionate world extends to our four-legged friends. From animal rescue to service animal support organizations, YCL members are willing and able with a cuddle or a shovel.


Get Involved

Youth Charity League is a organization of committed parents, caregivers and young people who continuously work to improve our community. YCL Players join as a family membership to gain access to family-friendly volunteer opportunities, mentorship, fellowship and educational events.


join YCL

Find out more about how YCL family memberships work, what age bracket you’re in, and what an annual commitment to YCL means.

Parnter with YCL

YCL partners with local organizations to provide volunteer man-power. Is your organization open to all ages of volunteers? Let’s get together!

Make a Donation

We’re completely volunteer-run. To make family-friendly service available to everyone, your donation supports operations and scholarships.