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

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...

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...

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...

Colorado Youth Leadership Excursion

The Lost Boys Center would like to thank Jeff Erdmann and his family for inviting us to spend a few days on their ranch in Colorado. You can tell by the looks on the children’s faces how happy and excited they were to be there. This will be a time in their lives...

Successful Youth Gathering

FUN DAY at Indian School Steele Park in Phoenix, AZ   We had a successful gathering of young people between the ages 8 through 14 at Indian School Steele Park on Saturday, April 28th.   Here are some photos of our fun time!...

Letters to Jany from Students

Jany Deng Recently, Jany went to an elementary school to give a presentation on his life as a former Lost Boy. Below are letters from the students thanking Jany for coming to their school....