UPDATED DATE: Join NFYI and Representative Jim Langevin (RI-02) for a Virtual Town Hall on H.R. 5167, a bill that provides and expands emergency financial assistance for foster youth. This is an opportunity for current and former foster youth across the country to ask questions and share details about what’s happening in their states. Sign up to join us on September 23 at 4pm PT/7pm ET.
Current and former foster youth between 18 and 30 and who live in the DC/Maryland/Virginia area are invited to join us each Thursday for community and conversation around the issues that matter most to us. For more details and to RSVP for a meeting, please reach out to Blade.
Current foster youth and transition age youth in the New Jersey area are invited to join our monthly local chapter meeting. At each meeting we focus on building community, develop our organizing skills, and create strategies to address the issues that matter most to current and former foster youth in our state. For more details and to RSVP, please e-mail Blade.
Join NFYI's LA Local Chapter for our biweekly meeting. Every two weeks we come together in person and online to strategize around organizing older foster youth and transition age youth across LA County. Anyone between 18 and 30 who has experience in the child welfare system is welcome to join us and be part of effort to create transformational change! Just email Jose for details.
Join NFYI Executive Director Rebecca Louve Yao for an intimate virtual conversation about NFYI's work, including a deep dive on the impact our Los Angeles Local Chapter is having and how their organizing work is being replicated across the country. Find out how you can support the efforts of this growing group of grassroots organizers who are transforming foster care in LA County.