Family Photo Shoot Day Thurs. July 19th at The LICM
This Thursday, July 19, 2012 1:30-4pm is Family Photo Shoot Day at the Long Island Children's Museum.
Its thanks to all of you that we are able to provide this... Read more
ABC News online and The New York Review of Books
Today, The New York of Review of Books posted an incredible article called The Besieged Childrenby Helen Epstein with images from our project by photographers Lisa Weatherbee and Alejandra... Read more
The Book is published!
The book has arrived and is now available on our website for $40:
We will begin to ship out book rewards this week. We will also mail the remaining... Read more
PHOTOS, Exhibit Installed!
Look at what you made possible! The installation at the Long Island Children's Museum took 2 days and we couldn't be happier. Thanks to everyone who helped out!
Shadow Box... Read more
Exhibition Opening Reception June 23rd
The show is hung and the opening reception is being held June 23rd from 1-4 pm. All are welcome and we would love to see you there. RSVP at: http://agingout.eventbrite.com/... Read more
32 HOURS and only $1,630 left to raise
$11,830 pledged of $13,460 goal
32 hours to go
This project will only be funded if at least $13,460 is pledged by Wednesday Jun 13, 5:57pm EDT.
Thank... Read more
Just Published today. Elijah Finally has a Family
Elijah was two-years-old when Children’s Services found him and his 12-year-old brother, JB, living unsupervised in a Bronx apartment. Mom hadn’t been around much – a heavy drug user, she... Read more
Unemployed at age 27, Meet Richard
Another new story posted to the website!
Richard aged out of the foster care system. He is unemployed. Two days a week he is studying for his GED... Read more
a sad story with a sprinkle of hope and a lot of faith
We just published Krista's story today. Its devastating to read, but like so many like her, she is remarkably strong. Krista is following her dreams after enduring things no child... Read more
Meet Brittny, video
By William Vazquez
Brittny's parents were unable to care for her. She was passed back and forth between her parents and grandparents. It was her grandparents that finally put her... Read more
Nefertiti's mom was addicted to crack when she was born
Latest story posted, Nefertiti. Please read, its a very inspiring story.
Story by Vanessa Arriola
Photography by Amelia Coffaro
Nefertiti’s biological mother was addicted to crack cocaine and likely... Read more
Transgender and Transient, one of our toughest stories yet
69 donors, $9700 & 13 days to go + New Perks
69 donors already Thanks Everyone!
Still $9700 & 13 days to go....
I am confident we'll make it. But, this is the part that makes my chest tight and my... Read more
NEW $45 Level, Family Passes to TheJM
We just lowered the pledge level for The Jewish Museum Family Passes to $45 and increased the number of passes available to 10. Thanks to our great friends at The... Read more
Renald graduated from college this week!
We have an incredible uplifting update for you!
Renald, one of the many aged-out foster youth in this project, graduated from Old Westbury State University of New York this week.... Read more
Meet former foster kid Brandon in Dental Surgery at Kings Hospital
We just posted a new story to the website.
Photographer Robert Hooman and reporter/editor Dimitra Kessenides tell the incredible story of Brandon Kolin who works in dental surgery at Kings... Read more