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Round up at Rite Aid and Give to the Alliance

We are excited to announce the Alliance has been selected as an official KidCents charity! KidCents is a fundraising initiative of the Rite Aid Foundation to improve the lives of children in local communities. Rite Aid customers can now round-up their purchases at Rite Aid to the nearest dollar and donate the change to support…

Doula Program Supports Young Parents

The Alliance’s work with pregnant and parenting teens in foster care seeks to reduce the intergenerational cycle of entry into the child welfare system by ensuring that these young parents have the support and services needed to parent successfully and transition to independence. Studies reveal not only a higher rate of teen pregnancy for youth…

Fostering Futures for Foster Care Awareness Month

May was full of celebration in honor of Foster Care Awareness Month with graduations, job shadowing for transition-age foster youth and skill building events. Congrats to our graduates! For those who attended our 22nd Annual Dinner, you are familiar with the incredible Jasmine who graduated from University of Southern California with her Bachelor’s degree. Jasmine was…

Impact Stories 2014

On April 7, 2014, the Alliance for Children’s Rights honored Disney/ABC President Anne Sweeney and Actor Willie Garson at our 22nd Annual Dinner. To showcase our work this year, we shared the stories of the Cornejo and Soto families.

50,000 Adopted as Part of National Adoption Day

The Alliance celebrated the adoption of 144 Los Angeles foster children into new families on Friday, November 22 as part of National Adoption Day (NAD).  In its 14th year, NAD hit an important milestone with 50,000 children officially joining their forever families as part of the event since 2000. As a NAD co-founder, the Alliance…

Give Family on #GivingTuesday, Dec. 3

A day dedicated to giving couldn’t come at a better time. On the heels of National Adoption Day, where 4,500 children across the country joined a permanent family, we at the Alliance are more committed than ever to giving foster children everything they need to succeed in their adoptive homes. Celebrate #GivingTuesday today by making…

SHORT TERM 12 Cast Preview for Our Supporters

On Tuesday, August 20, the Alliance hosted a Friends of the Alliance reception and preview screening of SHORT TERM 12 at William Morris Endeavor in Beverly Hills. Cast Brie Larson, Kaitlyn Dever and Keith Stanfield participated in an insightful Q&A following the screening of the inspiring film. The event kicked off with a reception for…