Five Things Foster Parents Should Know About Safeguarding Kids’ Digital Safety

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Foster youth are more vulnerable to digital crime in a number of ways. They face a different set of challenges compared to other children, which means their personal information may be more likely to be compromised online, and are at higher risk of falling victim to identity theft. Additionally, foster youth often move around a… Continue reading Five Things Foster Parents Should Know About Safeguarding Kids’ Digital Safety

Five Things Foster Youth Should Know About Digital Safety

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Children have always been attractive targets of digital thieves. They have clean, typically unmonitored credit reports that offer criminals ample time to cause substantial damage to the child’s credit. Often, this fraud goes unnoticed until the victim reaches adulthood and applies for their first credit card, job, home, or anything else that might require a… Continue reading Five Things Foster Youth Should Know About Digital Safety

Concrete Collaborative Partners With Together We Rise Bringing New Office To Life

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Concrete Collaborative Partners With Together We Rise Bringing New Office To Life Together We Rise is constantly growing and adapting to the needs of the foster care community. Thanks to our supporters we’ve been able to expand our HQ in Brea, creating a multipurpose space for events and resources. Danny, our founder, and CEO is… Continue reading Concrete Collaborative Partners With Together We Rise Bringing New Office To Life

Q&A With Former Foster Youth Turned Author Jessica C.

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With Foster Care Awareness Month just around the corner, we wanted to lift the voices of former foster youth. Part of the goal of Foster Care Awareness Month is to shed light on the lived experiences of those who’ve been in the foster care system. Today we spoke with Jessica C. an author and advocate… Continue reading Q&A With Former Foster Youth Turned Author Jessica C.

Graduation Season For Foster Youth

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Graduation Season For Foster Youth It’s that time of year again! Graduation season is in full swing, and thousands of foster youth are moving on to the next chapter in their lives. We want to congratulate current and former foster youth graduates who have worked hard and studied for long hours over the years! We’re… Continue reading Graduation Season For Foster Youth

Q&A with Kent Bennett from the LA Department of Children & Family Services

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Q&A with Kent Bennett from the LA Department of Children & Family Services Together We Rise is able to reach foster youth because of our amazing foster agency partners across the United States. A secondary goal to our mission is to uplift and educate people about what is actually happening within the foster care community.… Continue reading Q&A with Kent Bennett from the LA Department of Children & Family Services

How To Get Involved During National Volunteer Month 2022

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How To Get Involved During National Volunteer Month 2022 April is National Volunteer Month! There are plenty of ways to get involved and help celebrate the importance of volunteering. Whether you’re looking to lend a hand in your community or want to participate in a virtual volunteer opportunity from home. There’s something for everyone! Find… Continue reading How To Get Involved During National Volunteer Month 2022

Social Worker Appreciation Month 2022

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Social Worker Appreciation Month 2022 Did you know that March is Social Worker Appreciation Month? While it is only one month, we celebrate social workers all year round. Without social workers, Together We Rise wouldn’t be able to reach as many children in foster care. Without social workers, the world would be a darker place.… Continue reading Social Worker Appreciation Month 2022

Lifting Foster Youth at Heritage Homes

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Lifting Foster Youth at Heritage Homes Together We Rise’s ability to help foster youth is dependent upon our community partners and friends. Today we want to gush over our friends at Heritage Homes. They recently came to pick up some donations and gave us some insight into how we help the foster community. Meet Deonne… Continue reading Lifting Foster Youth at Heritage Homes

Behind The Family Fellowship – Robert and Hope Smith

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Behind The Family Fellowship – Robert and Hope Smith Let’s take a look at the biggest supporters of our Family Fellowship scholarship, Robert and Hope Smith. Since 2015, Together We Rise and Fund ll Foundation’s partnership has helped dozens of former foster youth achieve their academic goals through the Family Fellowship scholarship. The founding director and… Continue reading Behind The Family Fellowship – Robert and Hope Smith


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1 out of every 4 youth in foster care will become homeless within 4 years of aging out.

80%

80% of inmates incarcerated in U.S. prisons have spent time
in foster care

50%

Less than 50% of foster youth receive a high school diploma

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Children in foster care are 3Xs more likely to have considered suicide than their peers

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2.6% of adults in America ages 18-44 have spent time in foster care

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