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Keep up with the latest news about the Lost Boys Center.

Lost Boys Center Open House 2021

In May, the Lost Boys Center held an Open House for our new office in the Maryvale YMCA building. Thanks to everyone who came to the Open House to help celebrate with us. Below are photos of this special event. . Click on the first slide and use the left () on the...

Presentation by Alier Reng

Schools across the country are reading books about the story of the Lost Boys when they were children in Sudan (now South Sudan). The Lost Boys Center receives requests from schools for a former Lost Boy to give a presentation, either in person or via Zoom, on his...

Alhambra High School

Thank you, Holly Taylor from Alhambra High School for inviting Jany Deng to be a guest speaker at your school via Zoom. Jany loved the time he spent with you and the students. He enjoys telling the students his life story and that of the Lost Boys. An excerpt from...

Our New Office at the “Y”

The Lost Boys Center has opened a new office at the YMCA in Maryvale. Once the office is set up, we will notify you of all the events that will be taking place there. Below is a slideshow of the YMCA showing what an exciting place it will be to have the Lost Boys...

STAY UP TO DATE WITH NEWS AND EVENTS

Hello! Thanks for visiting our website. All of us at the Lost Boys Center hope you and your family are staying healthy. The Lost Boys Center is starting to plan events for the future. If you want to keep up to date on everything that is going on, please go to our...

Lost Boys Archives

FOR ALL LOST BOYS AND GIRLS Good news!!! The archives are now open for Lost Boys and Girls to request your life story and photo when you were a child. If you have not received your story/photo, send an email to: 1. [email protected] 2. Give all the names that your...

Jany Deng’s Winged Keel Interview

Winged Keel Group: Founded in 1989, Winged Keel Group is an independent life insurance brokerage firm that specializes in the structuring and long-term administration of large life insurance portfolios. Thank you to the Winged Keel Group for your invitation to Jany...

Verrado Elementary

THANKS to JANY DENG FROM VERRADO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Verrado Elementary School invited Jany Deng to their school to give a presentation on his life as a former Lost Boy. Over 50 students sent Jany a letter thanking him for coming to their school. Below are some of the...

Presentation at Belen Soto

Tracy Smith is a teacher at Belen Soto Elementary School in Goodyear. Tracy invited Jany Deng to her school to give a presentation on his life as a former Lost Boy of South Sudan. Below are photos of this exciting event: Click on a photo to enlarge...