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Order the Official National Foster Care Month Pins!

By emilyfish — Apr 11, 2019 (pinned)

Get ready for National Foster Care Month in May with the official pin & ribbon set! Each pin and ribbon set is just $5 (including shipping), all proceeds benefit young people in foster care. We encourage you to place your orders early to ensure... Read more

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Constituent Engagement Webinar Summary

By APetite1 — Apr 3, 2019

On Feb. 21, 2019, The National Foster Care Youth & Alumni Policy Council held a webinar to discuss improving constituent engagement (voices of lived experience in child welfare) in policy and practice. We heard first-hand about best practices... Read more

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Outreach Program Manager

By KaylaM — Mar 26, 2019

Position: Outreach Program Manager Responsible to: Chief Operating Officer, Nora Karena Compensation: M-5; $45,000 to $50,000, DOQ; Exempt; Full-time; Generous Paid Time Off; Dental; Medical available after July 1, 2019 Start date: ASAP Position... Read more

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Finding Your People: How Foster Youth Connect

By shannonsymonds — Mar 12, 2019

We believe foster youth benefit from community connections with their peers. Whether you connect through FosterClub, a Youth Advisory Board, or another peer network - we want to hear from you! Are you a young person (24 or under) that has... Read more

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Foster to Famous: Cordelia Cranshaw, Miss D.C. 2019

By yeseniaanaya — Mar 8, 2019

FosterClub had the privilege to chat with Cordelia Cranshaw, a former foster youth, and the reigning Miss District of Columbia, USA, 2019. Cordelia was in and out of foster care for most of her childhood, aging out of care at 21 years old. "Growing... Read more

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FosterClub All-Star, Tamara, Shares Her Story with the World

By emilyfish — Mar 8, 2019

"I feel like I have a voice, and I'm going to use that voice to push that change as far as I can." Tamara Milford , 2017 FosterClub All-Star, shares with Channel 4 News, watch the full interview here. Tamara was placed into care after the death of... Read more

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FosterClub Young Leaders join BPNN for "Voices of Experience" Panel with GAO

By emilyfish — Mar 5, 2019

FosterClub Young Leaders, Eric Warner, and Joseph DeBiew joined Edwin Daye, a Member of the Birth Parent National Network , in a meeting with 4 Congressional offices and federal stakeholders - all in one day visit to Washington, DC! They visited... Read more

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