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Readiness program aims to enrich foster youth education opportunities

 Daily Bruin August 1, 2016 Rosie Chavez has lived most of her life in the foster system moving to different schools, homes and families, sometimes spending only a couple weeks in one place. “One thing [...]

August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Blog, News, Press, UCLA Bruin Academy|Tags: , , |

Foster Care to College: Scholarships for South Jersey Students

BRIDGETON, N.J. July 20, 2016 – Lamenting that less than ten percent of youths in foster care go on to achieve a bachelor's degree, the South Jersey First Star Collaborative announced that 30 full college [...]

July 27th, 2016|Categories: News, Press, Rowan, Uncategorized|

FIRST STAR, INC. RECEIVES GRANT FROM JACK KENT COOKE FOUNDATION

PRESS RELEASE Thursday, April 21, 2016 Contact: Elissa Garr (202) 800-8411 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FIRST STAR, INC. RECEIVES GRANT FROM JACK KENT COOKE FOUNDATION Washington, DC – First Star, Inc. has been awarded a grant [...]

April 22nd, 2016|Categories: Blog, FSGWA, FSGWA Stories, News|