ESCAPE intervenes in the lives of youth who fall through the cracks of society.  We connect youth with opportunities, resources, and Gospel-rooted relationships, empowering all to thrive as we discover our worth together.
Who We Are

Who We Are

Our heart is for youth who fall through the cracks to encounter Jesus' love and have the opportunities and resources to be their best. Learn more about Escape's identity and how that shapes what we do.
What We Do

What We Do

Our programs are about RELATIONSHIPS. In education, employment, fitness, and faith, discover our wide range of impactful programs, and how you can help.
Get Involved

Get Involved

There are plenty of ways for you to make a difference at ESCAPE! Tutors, mentors, van drivers, prayer partners, donors, youth work clients and pop can donations all help us do our best work with youth. How can you help?

Empower. Hope. Belong.

EMPOWER: We build skills & resources into youth & families so they can achieve their goals.

HOPE: We help youth & families see themselves, others, and their situations through a lens of hope.

BELONG: We embrace people in all situations as God’s handiwork and make our community a place of radical belonging.


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Education – A.S.A.P.

Students who are suspended or expelled from school can complete their courses at Escape to put them on track to graduate.

Career Connections

Youth ages 14-17 work all summer to earn money, learn skills, build relationships, and propel them towards careers.

Westside Boxing & Fitness

We emphasize mental, physical, and socio-emotional health come through boxing, life coaching, and relationships.


Escape is rooted in the gospel of Jesus and open to people of all backgrounds. In an inclusive and loving place, youth can find growth, peace, and hope.

Our Partners


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