Give the Gift of YOTO

Would you like to celebrate someone special in your life while supporting YOTO youth? Give the Gift of YOTO! By making a gift in honor or memory of a loved one, you’ll be making a positive impact on the lives of youth experiencing homelessness in our community. YOTO will provide a special holiday card for your loved one to let them know that a gift has been made in their name. Even better, all gifts are tax-deductible & eligible for the AZ Charitable Tax Credit!

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Gifts That Give Back

Looking for a unique present this holiday season? We invite you to shop our collection of Gifts That Give Back! These handmade items were created by two local artists who have been inspired to support YOTO youth through their artwork. All proceeds from the sale of these one of a kind, handmade Gifts That Give Back support YOTO youth as they strive toward their high school graduation and beyond! 

YOTO Shining Star Ornaments

Each of these shining star ornaments is handmade with love by local artist Lisa “LaLa” Agababian, who operates the studio FuchsiaDesigns. Each YOTO Shining Star ornament comes with a gold hanging thread in a gold box, ready for gifting! $20/each.

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Southwest Desert Greeting Cards

This beautiful set of six notecards features vibrant photographs of the Arizona desert! With three unique designs in each box, each photo was taken by YOTO Board member, Enrique Aldana. $18/box.

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YOTO Merchandise

Support YOTO students & the mission of Youth On Their Own with the purchase of merchandise from our brand new YOTO Merch Store! We are using a third-party vendor, TeePublic, to print YOTO t-shirts, hoodies, onesies, tote bags, mugs, stickers, & magnets. TeePublic will handle all ordering, printing, shipping, & customer service for our YOTO Merch Store. The designs in our merch store were created by Elliot Shin, who is an apparel & graphic designer living in California. To learn more about TeePublic & how they pay their artists & affiliates (like YOTO), click here.

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YOTO Merchandise is created & shipped through an outside company, TeePublic. Shipping deadlines & prices may vary.

YOTO Shining Star Ornaments & Southwest Desert Greeting Cards will ship via USPS Priority Mail 1-Day shipping within 3 days of purchase, or can be picked up at YOTO’s office if prior notice is given. If you choose shipping, there will be an additional shipping fee of $9.30 added to your order.

To ensure arrival before the holidays, please place your orders by the following deadlines:

Hanukkah: November 22nd for delivery; November 25th for pickup

Christmas: December 17th for delivery; December 21st for pickup

Please note: USPS gets very busy around the holiday season, & delivery times are in no way guaranteed. You will get a confirmation email & USPS tracking number when your order is shipped. For questions & troubleshooting once your order has shipped, please contact USPS directly & have your tracking number ready.

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