Home4Me

Home4Me is taking the concerns of homelessness from teens aging out of foster care and give them safe options to live; providing them with life skills and talent development; college prep and educational direction; entrepreneurial and career training; resources and the essentials they need to transition successfully into society and live in a safe environment. HOME = Hope – Opportunities…

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GAP Ministries – Kitchen Culinary Training Program

GAP Kitchen Culinary Training Program exists to provide quality education to under-employed, unemployed and in-need individuals. We mentor students and provide them with the skills they need to move beyond surviving, into thriving careers in the culinary industry. Young adults aging out of foster care or beginning a career search, and the unemployed or underemployed lacking advancement opportunities can participate…

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Friends of Children

Our programs include CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), Seeing Our Voices, and Foster Dignity, providing basic personal growth needs to children in and aging out of foster care. We also advocate for the lives of vulnerable children on a state legislative level through our Children’s Union. Our FOCUS advocacy mentorship program connects young people who have aged out of foster care with adult community members who…

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FosterKidsUnite

With the help of our community and your donations, we proudly have been able to provide scholarships, gift boxes, and mentoring to aged out foster youth. The aged out community is often forgot about once they leave the system, FosterKidsUnite, Inc hopes to be a resource to help them through college. Education and community support  are  key to the success…

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Foster Progress

Foster Progress empowers Illinois youth currently or formerly in foster care to attain a college degree and transition into adulthood successfully by providing mentorship, advocacy, and educational opportunity.

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Fort Smith’s Children’s Shelter – GetReal24

The Fort Smith Children’s Shelter Independent Living Program, GetREAL24, provides 24 fully-furnished, one-bedroom apartment units for eligible young adults. This living opportunity, along with other GetREAL24 services, will equip foster youth with the life skills needed to successfully transition into adulthood and become self-sufficient, contributing citizens.

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Foster Forward

We’re advocates, researchers, social workers, parents, and thought leaders who are dedicated to improving the child welfare system. What started as the Rhode Island Foster Parents Association (our former name), eventually pivoted into an organization that supports young adolescents and adults who are currently or formerly in the foster care system.

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Foster Care to Success

The process of transforming scared 18-year-olds into confident young professionals is a long and arduous endeavor for everyone involved. As challenging as it is for those who try to help foster youth, just imagine how hard the journey is for those young people traversing it alone. FC2S builds morale and confidence by awarding scholarships, sending care packages, providing coaches and…

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