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LSF Refugee Services

When Elisa realized the boys would have to walk 30 minutes each day to get to work, she began to advocate on their behalf. “I asked my supervisors, ‘Is there any way we can get them some bikes?’”, she recalls. (Read More)

LSF Youth Shelter - Oasis

"Here at Oasis (LSF Youth Shelter) I feel more free, more open. I’m happier. I’m smiling more. It is giving me an opportunity to fix myself. This is a place where you can let go of all your stress, and is full of support. All the staff will have your back 100%. Those words before that you couldn’t say to anybody would suddenly come out because you know that the people in this shelter are people you can trust."

LSF Grace Place

“It’s honestly, changed me completely. Miss Sabrina (LSF Youth Mentor) is that person to talk to and come to if you need anything. She’s been my biggest cheerleader. She’s definitely motivated me to get my life together and…I wouldn’t be where I’m at right now if it wasn’t for her.”

About LSF

Since 1982, LSF has been providing and sharing solutions to protect Florida’s most vulnerable. We began as a means to sustain the work of Lutheran churches that came together in the 70’s and 80’s to address the Vietnamese and Cuban refugee crises. Today, we are one of the largest nonprofits in Florida touching 1 in 50 Floridians with a wide range of services.

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