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NYFC 2010 Fall Gala

On September 21st, NYFC raised over $1.6 million to benefit youth in foster care at the 2010 Fall Gala presented by CIRCA. The live auction by Jamie Niven of Sotheby’s raised more than $400,000 to support educational programs. This year’s event honored Keith Bulluck, New York Giants’ All-Pro Linebacker, with

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NYFC Youth Advisory Board volunteers at NAC Kids Olympics

  On June 19, 2010, New Yorkers For Children’s Youth Advisory Board (YAB) volunteered at the the face painting booth for children with severe disabilities at the 5th Annual New Alternatives for Children (NAC) Kids Olympics.  Larry Harris, Nicole Esposito, and Arlenis Sosa were on hand to show their support.  Over 600

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Apply for the NYFC Spirit Award Scholarship

The NYFC Spirit Award is a $10,000 scholarship awarded each year to a young person in foster care who is succeeding in college. Click here to find more information about the Spirit Award Scholarship and apply. The application deadline is Friday, July 13, 2012.

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Apply for the NYFC Guardian Scholars Program

The NYFC Guardian Scholars program is a comprehensive program for youth in foster care who are enrolled at Hunter College, John Jay College, Kingsborough Community College and City College.  Click here to learn more about the program and apply today. The application deadline is Friday, July 13th.  

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NYFC Announces Newest Guardian Scholars

Jessica J. Junior, Hunter College Vanessa L. Freshman, Kingsborough Community College Seong I. Freshman, Hunter College Amara T. Freshman, Kingsborough Community College Katia S. Sophomore, John Jay College see more

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