Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation gives $500K to FosterEd Arizona

A recent study showed that only one third of Arizona students in foster care who enrolled in grade 12 graduated in the 2012/2013 school year – one of the lowest graduation rates among at-risk student subgroups. The FosterEd approach has been shown to improve attendance and graduation rates for students in foster care while also […]

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Building Hope for Foster Kids by AmeriCorps in Louisiana

Members of AmeriCorps NCCC-FEMA Corps team Summit One assisted the nonprofit organization, Brave Heart Children in Need, with helping organize their warehouse as well as helping put together backpacks for children in foster care for this coming school year. Video coverage of Building Hope for Foster Kids from Baton Rouge

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Foster Event Scheduled in Jonesboro, Arkansas

“Just as fishermen cast a wide net, also is the Arkansas Department of Human Services with an event designed to recruit foster families for the thousands of children in Arkansas’ foster care system… Fishing for Fosters is an event aimed at recruiting potential foster families.  It happens Saturday, July 21 from 1 – 4 p.m. […]

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