Campus Connection - May 2, 2016

Foster Care Awareness Events Coming in May

May is National Foster Care MonthThe Leaders Involved in Creating Change (LINC) program will host a series of events in conjunction with the Foster Care Awareness Month, an annual campaign to raise awareness about foster care issues and motivate people to help foster care and foster children succeed. During the month of May, there will be a display of foster care facts and student art in the glass case by the President's Office.

Foster Care Awareness Month Kick-off
Stop by and pick up your ribbon of support and view the students’ artwork on display.
Tuesday, May 3, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in Administration Building Quad

Foster Youth: Supporting Educational Success Training
Learn about the foster care system, educational barriers foster youth face, how one can support foster youth in the classroom and beyond, and services the LINC program offers to current and former foster youth students. Flex credit is available. To apply, register here:
Tuesday, May 10, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in SS 213.

Foster and Kinship Care Education and Leaders Involved in Creating Change Open House
Thursday, May 26, 6 – 8 p.m. in Community Education (CE) 3

For more information, view flyer or contact Marisol Aguilar at or 562-860-2457 ext. 2403




 Campus Connection - May 2, 2016