Monthly Archives: February 2012

Congratulations are in Order!

Christie Renick/ February 28, 2012/ FYA

We are excited to extend congratulations to two members of our National Training Team, Mitchell Findley and Sophia Herman, for being selected as inaugural members of the National Foster Care Youth and Alumni Policy Council. The two of them traveled to Washington D.C. from February 11-13 to share their experiences about living in care with George Sheldon, Acting Assistant Secretary for the Administration

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Huffington Post features the Action Network, our state program partners, and the foster youth led advocacy movement

Janet/ February 2, 2012/ FYA

This article is a milestone: the first national media piece on the Action Network and how foster youth leaders across the United States are building their own movement to fix the broken foster care system. You’ll be inspired by stories from our program partners in California Youth Connection and Oregon Foster Youth Connection and youth in Washington. Find out from

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