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By FC Steve — Dec 22, 2009

The 10 Year Chafee Event, held December 17th, in Washington DC was a huge success FosterClub would like to thank all of the organizations that partnered with FosterClub on this event: Casey Family Programs First Focus... Read more

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By FC Steve — Nov 11, 2009

2009 FosterClub All-Star Kita Anderson had the opportunity to be the keynote speaker for Annual Boulder County Foster Parent Banquet on October 16, 2009 and, by all accounts, stole the show. Here's a transcript of her speech: Thank you for having me... Read more

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By FC Steve — Oct 29, 2009

Read a recap of the summer that was: the 2009 FosterClub All-Star's Amplify Their Voice!Read more

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By AllStarAlumnLu — Oct 28, 2009

Who: Young Leaders from FosterClub for National Foster Care Coalition and Casey Family Programs What: Advocacy training, Congressional Briefing and Hill Visits with Congressional... Read more

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By FC Steve — Oct 22, 2009

Seaside, OR, (October 23, 2009) – FosterClub, the national network for young people in foster care, was named “Best of the Northwest” medium-sized non-profit organization in the 2009 Youth Thrive Awards. The contest, held during August and September... Read more

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By FC Steve — Oct 22, 2009

Suamhirs Rivera and Sofia Thayer were among the 100 young people who have been in foster care who received a 2009 Outstanding Younger Leader Award from FosterClub last May. Both Suamhirs and Sofia are constituents of California Assemblyman Nathan... Read more

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By FC Steve — Jul 8, 2009

Seaside, OR (PRLOG) July 9, 2009 – The National Foster Youth Advisory Council (NFYAC), a group of young leaders from foster care who convene to issue policy recommendations and provide leadership for foster youth leaders across the country,... Read more

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By FC Steve — May 7, 2009

100 current and former foster youth receive national honor for personal achievement and community service. WASHINGTON, D.C. – One hundred young people who have been in foster care were named Outstanding Young Leaders of... Read more

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By FC Steve — Feb 20, 2009

2009 marks the fourth year of partnering with the School of Social Work at Portland State University. The goal of the partnership is to provide a Collaborative Learning Exchange for the FosterClub All-Stars, Portland State Faculty, and... Read more

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By FC Steve — Feb 10, 2009

Former foster youth received awards for inspirational advocacy on federal foster care reform that would help more of the 500,000 children in foster care have safe, permanent families WHAT: Eleven young adults who grew up in foster... Read more