In 1988, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed the month of May National Foster Care Month. Read more on the history of foster care in the United States.
With only 3 percent of foster youth across the nation receiving a college education, Give Back is determined to change this statistic. Learn more about our mission to ensure every child has the opportunity to pursue their passions.
Give Back recently hosted a Twitter Chat Q&A discussion regarding the many barriers faced by youth in foster care as they pursue a college education. Take a look at some of the responses we received from participating organizations!
Learn more about the founding figures of the Foster Care System and the work of our 40th U.S. President, Ronald Reagan, who spearheaded National Foster Care Month.
Join Give Back staff and other organizations committed to college access to discuss the challenges and opportunities for youth and foster care going to college.