Supporting Those Who Support Homeless Youth

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Photo by Dominick Totino

Broadway star Darius de Haas meets with a Covenant House resident at the Broadway Sleep Out, an event in which the entire Broadway community sleeps out on the street to raise money and awareness for homeless youth.

He brought candy to that first meeting at the Covenant House homeless shelter in Manhattan a few days after Halloween — a universal ice breaker, he figured. Each month he kept coming back, one time helping the mainly gay, lesbian and bisexual youth decorate for Christmas, another time discussing their fears in a changing political world . . .

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