Tag: Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation

Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation — Scholarship opportunities, college early start programs, and more!

| April 26, 2022
Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation — Scholarship opportunities, college early start programs, and more!

AFFCF is pleased to bring you the latest information about the resources you need to help you and your student get ready for post-secondary studies.

In case you are new to this e-mail list, please note the enrollment / housing deposit information and college enrollment checklists at the bottom of this e-mail!

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Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation — April 1st deadlines!

| March 29, 2022
Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation — April 1st deadlines!

AFFCF is pleased to bring you the latest information about the resources you need to help you and your student get ready for post-secondary studies.

Below is information about several opportunities with deadlines April 1st or shortly thereafter!

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Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation — You Win, We Win…Pass It On!

| December 28, 2021
Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation — You Win, We Win…Pass It On!

Your children WIN when they receive an award from the Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation! But did you know you can help your friends, your coworkers and other families know that they, too, can WIN simply by telling them AFFCF is a qualifying foster care tax credit organization! That means they can donate to AFFCF to help children just like yours and receive a dollar-for-dollar tax credit on their Arizona state taxes. It’s a WIN-WIN for us all!

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Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation — You Win, We Win…Pass It On!

| December 21, 2021
Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation — You Win, We Win…Pass It On!

Your children WIN when they receive an award from the Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation! But did you know you can help your friends, your coworkers and other families know that they, too, can WIN simply by telling them AFFCF is a qualifying foster care tax credit organization! That means they can donate to AFFCF to help children just like yours and receive a dollar-for-dollar tax credit on their Arizona state taxes. It’s a WIN-WIN for us all!

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Deadline closes today, Dec. 15, for Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation 2022 Post-Secondary Scholarship applications

| December 14, 2021
Deadline closes today, Dec. 15, for Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation 2022 Post-Secondary Scholarship applications

AFFCF Scholarship application for students who reached age 18 in foster care (not yet turned 25) who will be enrolling in at least six credits in the Spring 2022 semester will close on Dec. 15, 2021.

AFFCF’s Post-Secondary Scholarship program funds tuition and fees for young people who age out of foster care in Arizona and wish to attend a university or community college.

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Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation application open

| November 23, 2021
Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation application open

For students who will be enrolling in the Spring 2022 semester, the AFFCF Scholarship application is now open!

Applicants must:

Have reached (or will reach) age 18 as a ward of the State of Arizona or in tribal foster care
Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 (or have earned their GED)
Be under the age of 25
Enroll in a minimum of six credit hours in the Spring 2022 semester

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Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation — Preparing for, applying to, and paying for college!

| November 9, 2021
Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation  — Preparing for, applying to, and paying for college!

It is time for high school seniors and those who will be graduating or earning their GED this year to start thinking about post-secondary studies! AFFCF is pleased to bring you the latest information about the resources you need to help you and your student get ready.

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Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation announce Financial Help is Available for Youth in Care

| July 13, 2021
Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation announce Financial Help is Available for Youth in Care

f you know someone who is in foster care or was in foster care (ages 14 to 26) in Arizona, they may be eligible to get money to help with education, housing and even re-entering care. Things they can get help with include:

Rent
Tutoring
Driver’s education
Childcare
Transportation
And more!

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Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation to present ‘Save Their Summer’

| June 1, 2021
Arizona Friends of Foster Children Foundation to present ‘Save Their Summer’

In recognition that many of your child’s summer activities may still be postponed or cancelled, AFFCF is re-opening last year’s Save Their Summer award category from May 1 – July 31, 2021 ONLY. Requests made after July 31 will not be considered.

A ONE-TIME ONLY AWARD of up to $100 may be made for each eligible child in your home so that you can purchase items that will SAVE THEIR SUMMER! Slip and slide? Board games? Water table? Science experiment? Arts and crafts? You name it…we’ll consider funding it!

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