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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Monday, June 3rd, 2019 By UFC

Robert A. Daly Jr., Linda Daly, and Brian Daly were honored at the United Friends of the Children 40th Anniversary Brass Ring Awards Gala, on May 28 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The event raised more than $1.2 million to support Los Angeles County foster youth.

The Brass Ring Awards Dinner honors individuals whose humanitarianism has put opportunity within the reach …

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 By UFC

United Friends of the Children is proud to announce the appointment of Matt Strieker as their incoming Executive Director.

“On behalf of the Board, we are delighted to have Matt come in as our next Executive Director,” said Robert Daly Jr., Board Chair. “His experience and passion for our mission and programs will take UFC to …

Friday, June 1st, 2018 By UFC

Kimberly Marteau Emerson, Ambassador John B. Emerson and Tremale Berger were honored at the United Friends of the Children 15th Annual Brass Ring Awards Dinner, on May 31 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The event raised more than $1 million to support Los Angeles County foster youth.

The Brass Ring Awards Dinner honors individuals whose humanitarianism has put opportunity within the reach of children. …

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 By UFC

United Friends of the Children announced today that Jamie Sullivan will serve as Chief Development Officer for the organization. Sullivan recently served as Vice President of External Affairs at the Cleveland Food Bank where she oversaw a staff of 25 who focused on fund development, communications, volunteer services, advocacy, and community relations. In her role, …

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 By UFC

Hosted by Nadine & Fred Rosen and Krishna & Robert Daly, Jr., this annual event brings together friends and neighbors for a progressive “crawl” through the Bel Air neighborhood.

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 By UFC

$10,000 awarded to UFC by TOMS Employees’ Social Entrepreneurship Fund in support of the foster youth in our College Readiness and Sponsorship Programs

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 By UFC

The grant will provide academic and social support to students in our College Readiness and College Sponsorship Programs.

Monday, December 19th, 2016 By UFC

Read Carla’s personal journey through the foster care system, her battle with cancer, and connection with UFC.

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 By UFC

Like many children raised in the foster care system, Tray learned self-reliance at a very early age.

Friday, December 2nd, 2016 By UFC

Help us create a memorable holiday season for the foster youth in our programs.