New pathways housing site

We are proud to announce the completion of our new housing facility for former foster youth!
Read more in the Whittier Daily News >

ufc publications

Link to UFC press materials - download UFC fact sheets, brochure, annual report and more.
Hear Their Stories - view our youth's interviews with actress Susan Flannery from the Bold and The Beautiful

jobs at ufc

UFC is now hiring for a number of exciting positions including College Readiness Counselor and Pathways Advocacy Counselor.

Learn more about career opportunities at UFC >

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There are 18,000 foster youth living in Los Angeles

Your support will help provide housing, tutoring, career training, college funds and much more.

Next Event

College Within Reach

September 20, 2014 - University of Southern Calif.

15th annual college preparatory event 

UFC has partnered again with the USC School of Social Work to help foster youth get on the path to college. Open to 6-12 grade students living in foster care or emancipated foster youth, as well as caregivers and social workers.

Registration is now closed. However, on-site registration will be available the day of the event.

Upcoming Events

College Within Reach

September 20, 2014 - University of Southern Calif.

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Cultivate L.A.

October 11, 2014 - Beverly Hills Estate

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Past Events

11th Annual Brass Ring Awards Dinner

Just under $1.7 million was raised at the spectacular event to help the foster youth ...

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Cultivate L.A. featured Curtis Stone, Brendan Collins and 60 food and wine vendors

Nearly $380,000 was raised at our 5th annual Cultivate L.A. - all to benefit the fost...

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600 foster youth attend College Within Reach

Over 600 LA foster youth came together at USC to learn how to start and stay on the p...

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Brass Ring shines the light on two special honorees

Over 700 guests helped UFC raise over $2 million at our 10th annual Brass Ring Awards...

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Annual Pathways Christmas Eve

250 youth, alumni, board members, and staff gathered at McCormick & Schmick's for...

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