Community Spotlight: Barrie woman to climb Mount Kilimanjaro for Youth Haven

Push Your Limits!

Debra Bobechko is pushing her limits by climbing Mount Kilimanjaro and attempting to raise $1 for Youth Haven in Barrie for every foot of altitude!

Youth Haven is a shelter for people under 25 who are experiencing homelessness. Youth Haven provides a host of services including transitional housing, emergency care housing, health care clinic, counseling, life skills classes, case management, continuing care, and referral services. Their vision is to empower vulnerable youth to become successful adults.

Debra Bobechko leaves for her journey to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro, the tallest mountain in Africa, in August and you can help in a number of ways, including donating and pushing your own limits with a stair climb, walk, or even a day out hiking with he family. Be sure to snap a picture and use the hashtag #bethedifference!