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 Corporate + Foundation Relations Manager, College Readiness Counselor, and Pathways Advocacy Counselor.

Learn more about career opportunities at UFC >

Circle of Friends

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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

Celebration Graduation

June 19, 2014 - Walt Disney Concert Hall

Hosted by Chris Schauble
Co-anchor, KTLA 5 Morning News

This 25th annual event honors the academic achievements of foster youth.

For Los Angeles high school seniors with a GPA of 2.8 and above and plans to attend college or trade school in the fall.

*Be sure to tune in to watch Chris Schauble's journey to find his birth parents on the KTLA Morning News starting Thursday morning, April 24, at 5 and 6 A.M. for Part 1 of this 2 Part series.

Upcoming Events

Celebration Graduation

June 19, 2014 - Walt Disney Concert Hall

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Cultivate L.A.

October 11, 2014 - Beverly Hills Estate

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Past Events

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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College Readiness Holiday Party

College Readiness staff members and program youth gathered with their families at Ros...

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