Jim Casey Youth Opportunities
Foster Youth in Action Names Liz Squibb Interim Director
Foster Youth in Action recently named Liz Squibb as interim executive director for the Berkeley, Calif.-based advocacy organization. Squibb will step into the new position after former executive director Matt Rosen stepped down last month.
Grantmakers Call on Feds to Fund Better, but Time-Limited, Foster Care
Two major foundations called today for a restructuring of federal child welfare funds aimed at improving foster and kinship care, limiting the amount of time that federal funds can be spent on them for any one youth, and ending certain federal spending on group care.