Thursday, May 11, 2017
10:00 – 11:00 A.M.
Please join John Burton Advocates for Youth for a web seminar about the diverse range of Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs available on California Community College campuses, as well as other programs of interest such as 4-year programs at community colleges and community college transfer agreements with 4-year institutions. *This web seminar is part of the Post-Secondary Education Training Series. The registration link is the same for all web seminars in this series.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Los Angeles Foster Youth Graduation Event
Each year, John Burton Advocates for Youth co-hosts a graduation event in Los Angeles to acknowledge and celebrate the academic success of foster youth in Southern California. On Wednesday, May 17th from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m., we will hold the graduation event with the Guardian Scholars Program at Los Angeles City College. Stay tuned for more details.
Thursday, May 25, 2017
San Francisco Foster Youth Graduation Event
Each year, John Burton Advocates for Youth co-hosts a graduation event in San Francisco to acknowledge and celebrate the academic success of foster youth in Northern California. On Thursday, May 25th from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m., we will hold the event with the Guardian Scholars Program at San Francisco State University. Stay tuned for more details.
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Burton Book Fund Fundraiser
Please join us on Wednesday, August 30th for an event to benefit the Burton Book Fund, which has provided text books to over 5,300 current and former foster youth attending college. Contact Martha Joseph for questions or information about event sponsorship.
October 16 & 17, 2017
2017 Blueprint Conference
The 2017 Blueprint Conference will take place on October 16 & 17, 2017 at the Sheraton Gateway LAX Hotel in Los Angeles. Mark your calendars now for this dynamic event that combines meaningful networking opportunities with in-depth workshops presented by professionals with a passion and aptitude for supporting foster youth. Information regarding submitting a workshop proposal and registering for the event will be released in 2017.