New L.A. Nonprofit Gets Foster Youth Outside in Summer, in Classroom Come Fall
The Academy Project, a new non-profit in Los Angeles that works to improve educational outcomes for foster youth, has begun accepting referrals for its “first-of-its-kind” programs, Camp Xavier, held during the summer months, and The Co-Op, which starts in the fall.
Bills in Both Houses to Overhaul Adoption Incentives Program
Both houses of Congress are moving on legislation that would overhaul the federal Adoption Incentives Grant Program. Rep. Dave Camp (R-Mich.), the chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, submitted the Promoting the Adoption and Legal Guardianship for Children in Foster Care Act late last week.