Meet Huck House Youth Award Winner, Chyla Larry. Chyla came to Huck House due to problems with her relationship with her mother. She describes her past behavior as “aggressive” due to stress with family and school. When she first came to Huck House, she struggled with communication, but she has improved tremendously. “I talk a […]

Meet Huck House Youth Award Winner, Madi Fant. Madi moved out of her mother’s house and into her grandmother’s at 15 years old. This transition was not easy. She was sleeping on the floor in the living room and things were going poorly. She fell behind in school and was unable to graduate on time. […]

Meet Huck House Youth Award Winner, Jania Perry. After a childhood in foster care and being adopted at 14, Jania came from Rhode Island to Ohio when she turned 18 because her biological mother lived here. “Don’t underestimate me!” is the motto that guides Jania through life. If you do underestimate her, she will do […]

Meet Huck House Youth Award Winner, Aja Bolden. Aja came to TLP in May 2017 determined to create a better life for herself and her unborn baby. Before TLP, Aja lived in the Van Buren family shelter. She survived a high risk pregnancy and gave birth to a premature baby boy after seven months of […]

2018 Huck House Youth Awards

                    Please join us for the 21st annual Huck House Youth Awards Dinner. Tickets may be purchased at www.huckhouseawards.eventbrite.com or by emailing development director Sonya Thesing at sthesing@huck-house.org. This year we are honoring 14 award winners from three different organizations. Please visit the blog during the […]