UFC partners with the USC School of Social Work to help foster youth get on the path to college. Open to students in grades 6-12 living in foster care or emancipated foster youth, as well as caregivers and social workers.
Stay tuned for information on College Within Reach 2017!
“I never thought I would go to college. I’m the first in my family to go and thanks to this event I was exposed to workshops and activities to help get me on track. And I got to learn all about the college admissions process and meet reps from different schools.”
-Andre R., College Within Reach attendee
- 8:00am – 3:00pm
- University of Southern California (USC)
- For all current and former Los Angeles County foster youth ages 11-24, caregivers and service providers
- Interactive workshops, motivational speakers, raffle prizes
- Lunch Fair with representatives from charter and private schools, 2– and 4–year colleges, resource agencies, and companies