Upcoming Events

The Foster Youth Services Coordinating Program frequently organizes Special Events for foster youth students.  These special events help provide the motivation and inspiration students need in order to succeed.

College Bound Welcome Day

College Bound Welcome Day FlyerOffered by the Riverside Community College District, four dates and locations are available for students to learn about campus support programs, financial aid, degree and CTE programs, and how to succeed in college.

November 15, 2019 – Riverside City College

December 6, 2019 – Moreno Valley College

January 31, 2020, for Seniors ONLY – Norco College

March 20, 2020, for 10th-11th Grades ONLY – Norco College

March 6, 2020 – University of California, Riverside

DOWNLOAD the College Bound Welcome Day Flyer to RSVP


Seniors, Our Rising Scholars Event

Seniors, Our Rising Stars Flyer

Join us for a fun-filled day where we will honor our foster youth seniors.

Our keynote speaker Mr. Rodney Walker will inspire students to go from ”Foster Care to Yale”. Students will receive assistance in completing their college application.

Dynamic speakers will motivate students to pursue their post-secondary options. There will be opportunities for students to meet and speak to colleges, trade schools, military, and universities representatives.

Breakfast, lunch, and a snack will be provided.

Thursday, January 23, 2020
8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Riverside Convention Center

REGISTER chaperones and students online

DOWNLOAD the Seniors, Our Rising Scholars event flyer


6th Annual Foster and Homeless Youth Services Summit

Foster and Homeless Youth Services SummitThe 6th Annual Foster and Homeless Youth Services Summit includes workshop presentations by California Department of Education, partner agencies and local school district personnel. Topics include: available services to assist foster and homeless youth beyond graduation, wellness, nutrition and self-care, district and trauma informed best practices, CALPADS data performance and legislative updates.

March 12, 2020
7:30 a.m. -3:30 p.m.
DoubleTree Hotel, Ontario

REGISTER for the Summit Online

DOWNLOAD the Summit flyer