There is an ever growing opportunity gap for vulnerable young people in the United States.
This National Convening addressed five overarching goals:
and came up with five conditions necessary to create transformational, systemic change:
Foster Care to Success authored two documents based on the Convening. The first document highlights the activities of the meeting itself, and the second discusses issues, challenges and solutions and provides concrete recommendations to improve the educational outcomes of foster youth in postsecondary programs.
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Fostering Success Michigan is a program of The New Foster Care that aims to increase access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth with experience in foster care. Learn how you can contribute to building a holistic network that insulates (i.e., strengthens protective factors and reduces risks) the education to career "pipeline."Make a Donation