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Foster Care Videos The videos below feature former foster youth sharing their stories about life in foster care. Each youth faced difficult, heartbreaking experiences while in foster care and have emerged as strong, focused young adults doing their part to … Continue reading

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Murder Mystery fundraiser for Kern County foster children promises to be the cat’s meow with 1920’s theme, Oct. 15

Fun murder mystery event hosted by Aspiranet, one of California’s largest, nonprofit social service agencies to benefit thousands of children and teens in foster care. (BAKERSFIELD, Calif.) – It’s the Roaring 20’s – a time of flappers, coppers, gangsters and … Continue reading

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Monterey Sammie’s Kids Foundation Press Release

FINAL FOR IMMEDAITE RELEASE – FEBRUARY 9, 2010 An amazing kid! Salinas youth helps comfort children in protective custody, sets example for others to follow Launched when she was 6-years old, Samantha Dilbeck, now 12, established Sammie’s Kids Foundation to … Continue reading

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AB 12 Press Release

For immediate release: 10.26.10 California foster care youths and advocates hail recent passage of AB 12 State’s youth foster care benefits will be extended to age 21 (San Francisco, Calif.) – October 2010 has been a banner month for California … Continue reading

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Foster Care Month Hero Initiative Press Release

July 21, 2010 “The need for families willing to provide safe, nurturing homes has never been more acute.”    – VERNON BROWN, CEO of Aspiranet Aspiranet launches new Hero Initiative as call to action for teen, sibling foster homes In California, … Continue reading

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Turlock Excell Center Painting Press Release

Final    July 15, 2010 Providing a fresh start in life for young men, residential treatment campus in Turlock needs TLC from community Excell Center facelift project kicks off July 27, 28 & 29 (TURLOCK, Calif.) – Providing a sense of … Continue reading

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Ventura MTFC Press Release

FINAL        JUNE 10, 2010 Innovative foster teen program opens in Ventura County Aspiranet, one of California’s largest nonprofit social service agencies, seeks foster parents for new Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care program. (VENTURA COUNTY, CALIF.) –Aspiranet, one of the largest, … Continue reading

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Oxnard Salsa Festival Press Release

May 28, 2010 PICK SIX: Contestants announced for 17th Oxnard Salsa Festival’s Community Stars Dance Contest, July 25 (OXNARD, CALIF.) – The 2010 Dancing with Our Community Stars Dance Contest & Charity Fundraiser pairs local celebrities in the community with … Continue reading

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