Monthly Archives: June 2012

Lending our voice

Christie Renick/ June 9, 2012/ FYA

You know you’re gaining traction when national organizations start tuning into your story and that’s just what’s happening with the Action Network. The Institute for Children, Poverty & Homelessness featured the Action Network in their spring edition of their publication, UNCENSORED. More and more homeless youth and those in the child welfare system are advocating legislatures and governments on behalf of their own

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Earth, Wind & Fire Coming to Boston!

Christie Renick/ June 7, 2012/ FYA, Massachusetts

Back in March, Philip Bailey, lead singer/songwriter of Earth, Wind & Fire gave 10 youth in care in Dallas the royal treatment by taking them backstage at their concert and shared with them his personal commitment to helping youth in care. Thanks to a partnership with the Music is Unity Foundation and Rise Above Foundation, next Tuesday, June 12th, Mr.

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