Monthly Archives: September 2012

Laying the foundation in Kentucky

Christie Renick/ September 30, 2012/ FYA

In September we strengthened our reach in the Midwest by working with local organizations interested in getting involved with the Action Network and empowering foster youth in the Bluegrass State. Action Network Trainers, Jayette Hightower and Mitch Findley collaborated with True Up, in Louisville. True Up is a groundbreaking initiative to empower young people in foster care to gain the critical life skills they need to make

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Looking Forward in Nebraska

Christie Renick/ September 15, 2012/ Nebraska

Early this month, Action Network trainer, Mitch Findley traveled to Nebraska to work with our State Program Partner, Project Everlast. The Action Network worked with their brand new statewide Leadership Team to develop a work plan for the year and to help create policies and procedures to govern the local councils and statewide group. The Leadership Team  consists of two youth representative from each

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