United Friends Scholars Travel to DC to Advocate for Equity

Last month United Friends of the Children headed to Washington, D.C. for NCAN Hill Day, an annual event coordinated by National College Access Network that brings students from across the country to D.C. in an effort to advocate for policy change ...

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Sunday, March 10th, 2019 By UFC

Last month United Friends of the Children headed to Washington, D.C. for NCAN Hill Day, an annual event coordinated by National College Access Network that brings students from across the country to D.C. in an effort to advocate for policy change around college access and affordability for all students.

Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 By UFC

United Friends of the Children  has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the S. Mark Taper Foundation. The grant will provide education and housing support for hundreds of Los Angeles County foster youth. United Friends is a leader on the frontlines of improving the lives of over 1,400 foster youth every year in Los Angeles County.

“We …

Thursday, February 8th, 2018 By UFC

Dr. Kara Allen Soldati, President & CEO of United Friends of the Children, reflects on her two years at the helm of United Friends, and shares some exciting new developments:

 

Dear Friend,

For nearly forty years, United Friends of the Children has remained committed to improving outcomes and breaking the cycle of poverty for Los Angeles …

Friday, February 2nd, 2018 By UFC

Guest joined hosts Shelley & Frank Litvack + Nicole & Allan Mutchnik + Christina Zilber AT THE BEVERLY HILLS CRAWL and helped raise over $250,000 for United Friend’s Housing and Education Programs

Saturday, October 22nd, 2016 By UFC

Guests enjoyed remarkable tastes from LA’s finest chefs to help raise funds for UFC.

Friday, August 5th, 2016 By UFC

Sprinkles Cupcakes and UFC have partnered with Drew Barrymore to create a limited edition cupcake for the month of August.

Monday, February 8th, 2016 By UFC

We are thrilled to announce the selection of Kara Allen Soldati as the new President and CEO of UFC.

Saturday, September 26th, 2015 By UFC

LA foster youth came together for our 16th Annual College Within Reach event at USC to learn how to start and stay on the path to graduating from high school and going on to earn their degree.