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2017

7.5.2017 Alliance Appoints New CEO

2016

11.15.2016 234 Los Angeles Children To Be Adopted on National Adoption Day

6.28.2016 Governor Approves Long Overdue Correction to Unequal Treatment for Children Living with Relative Foster Parents

5.29.2016 Assembly Proposes Budget That Will Help Foster Families Access Child Care

5.23.2016 Dick and Noelle Wolf Provide Substantial Gift for Naming of Television Academy’s State-Of-The-Art Theatre to be Unveiled at Its Upcoming 70th Anniversary Gala

2.19.2016 The Alliance for Children’s Rights’ 24th Annual Dinner Honoring Fox Television Group’s Dana Walden and Gary Newman as National Champions for Children; Richard Martinez, Superintendent, Pomona Unified School District, to receive the Francis M. Wheat Community Service Award

2015

11.11.2015 160 Los Angeles Foster Children to Join Forever Families

10.20.2015 Fox’s Dana Walden and Gary Newman Honored as National Champions for Children at Alliance for Children’s Rights’ 24th Annual Dinner

10.20.2015 L.A. Nonprofits Launch New Web Site for Current and Former Foster Youth

5.5.2015 Better Call Saul’s Bob Odenkirk Headlines The Right to Laugh

4.16.2015 Foster Youth Education Toolkit Press Release

2.24.2015 Hollywood Comes Out to Support L.A. Foster Children at Alliance for Children’s Rights 23rd Annual Dinner

2014

10.21.2014 Regional Foundation Joins Effort to Elevate Futures of L.A. Foster Youth through Improved Access to Education and Employment

10.15.2014 11th Annual “All-in” for Kids Celebrity Poker Tournament and Fundraiser for L.A. Foster Kids

9.30.2014 Governor Signs Bill to Ensure Disabled Foster Children Don’t Miss Out on Vital Services

8.28.2014 150 Foster Children to Join Forever Families as Part of National Adoption Day on November 22

7.28.2014 Aspen Institute Re-Invests in Innovative Community Collaborative to Engage “Opportunity Youth” in Los Angeles

7.18.2014 Organizations Launch New Mobile App For Current And Former Foster Youth

6.24.2014 California Makes Historic Investment In Foster Children Raised By Relatives 6.24.2014

5.30.2014 Comedy Greats, Including Ray Romano, and J.B. Smoove Raised Nearly $350,000 for At-Risk Los Angeles Children

5.15.2014 May Revise Silent on Kin Equity, Responsibility Lies with the Legislature

3.24.2014 Governor Brown has the Opportunity to Stop California’s Practice of Placing Kinship Foster Children into Poverty