In Sept 2017, Together We Rise brought 300 siblings together at Disneyland–some of whom were meeting each other for the very first time!Watch Video
In 2014, the future of former foster youth students at USC changed forever. The Trojan Guardian Scholars Program was created.
Through photovoice methodology, LGBTQ former foster youth of the Los Angeles foster care system tell their stories from their own perspectives.
FACTS & SOLUTIONS
In the Greater Los Angeles area every year, 30,000+ youth wait for a safe, loving home.
You can give a child a loving home by becoming a resource parent. Get involved
Only 58% graduate high school, and 3% graduate college.
You can give a foster youth a bright future by mentoring, coaching or hiring. Get involved
After exiting care:
½ are homeless.
⅓ are unemployed.
¼ are incarcerated.
You can help youth who age out of foster care by mentoring, donating or hiring. Get involved