Our Mission

Fostering Your Success' (FYS) mission is to provide a welcoming, supportive environment for students with experiences in foster care settings, group home settings, kinship care and emancipation.


Why Become an FYS Scholar?

For FYS Scholars, we provide:

  • A caring mentor for one-on-one support
  • Financial Aid Information
  • Help with groceries
  • Guidance when building your class schedule
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Career exploration
  • And help setting and achieving academic and life goals

When You're Ready to Graduate, You'll Receive:

For FYS Scholars, we provide:

  • Recognition at the annual Student Life banquet
  • A letter of recommendation from your mentor for scholarships, transferring, or future employers
  • Your cap and gown paid for by FYS



Former and current foster youth should join FYS, as I found that the program acts as a safety net for those who are more likely to slip through the cracks, gives foster youth a support system that they often lack, and provides an atmosphere for foster youth where they can engage with people they can connect with and relate to...


Interested in Joining FYS?

Make an appointment with an FYS mentor today!

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