Fostering Academic Achievement Nationwide (FAAN): Bringing together a network of colleagues, sharing best practices, and informing the national discussion on foster care and higher education policy and practice.
Participating organizations serve as the backbone support (i.e. a coordinating body) for a collaborative statewide effort to increase postsecondary education attainment for students with experience in foster care.
Current organizations include:
California College Pathways
Florida Reach/Positive Pathways Program
Idaho Fostering Success Network
Fostering Success Michigan
New York State Children's Aid Society
Foster Care 2 Success
R is for Thursday Network of Oklahoma
Education Reach for Texans
Virginia Great Expectations
Washington Passport to College Promise Program
Fostering Success Michigan is a statewide initiative 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