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2017 June Child Welfare Legislation Update

Wednesday, June 21, 2017
 
Washington, D.C.--Yesterday, we put out a call to action asking you to call your members of Congress urging them to support five pieces of legislation focused on child welfare reform.  You all called, and last night the U.S. House of Representatives listened to your rally cry and passed those five bills.
 

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2017 FosterClub Outstanding Young Leaders Selected

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Seaside, Oregon - In celebration of the conclusion of National Foster Care Month, FosterClub is proud to announce their Outstanding Young Leaders for 2017.

Each year FosterClub works with thousands of bright minds who are huge inspirations to other youth and their communities. This year, 100 current or former foster youth from across the country who have faced and overcome seemingly insurmountable odds and will be featured as FosterClub Outstanding Young Leaders. These young visionaries have gone through an intense selection process based on:

Children’s Rights and Foster Care Alumni Ask the Nation to #FosterMyEducation

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Children's Rights and Foster Care Alumni Ask the Nation to #FosterMyEducation
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Annual Storytelling Campaign Amplifies Accounts of Attaining Education in State Care

(New York, NY) - May is a month marked by students celebrating academic feats and achievements. However, May is also National Foster Care Awareness Month, and for the more than 670,000 who spend time in U.S. foster care every year, the outcomes are far less certain.

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How Have Foster Parents Impacted Me?

You are going to get a sneak at my journey of the foster homes that impacted me the most. The foster care system has made me who I am today.

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Permanency - The cycle

Learning about permanency as an intern in 2010 was what I can only describe as amazing.

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How We Can Do Better: Foster Parent Mistakes and Successes

People who are interested in becoming foster parents often want to read perspectives on foster parenting from current foster parents. Youth perspectives can be helpful.

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California Teen Forum

Well right now some of the 2009 Fosterclub All Stars and staff are in California mingling with the youth and staff of California. We are having a great time.

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There Must Be Something In the Water! (And A Special Challenge...Sneek Preview)

So of course you can imagine that life has just not been the same since becoming a FosterClub All Star!!

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Yesterday I had some technical difficulties trying to log into the website, so I had to wait to blog until today...sorry about that!

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