MJC Centennial Giving Campaign

Foster Youth Grants & Support

Our Fundraising Page

Foster youth need emotional and financial support in order to achieve their potential. Many face challenges including housing and food insecurity, which contributes to less than 10% of foster youth ever earning a college degree. More than a quarter will be homeless within four years of exiting the system.

Many programs in California support former foster youth, however, application processes and waitlists can often delay access to immediate support that our students are in dire need of.

These funds will be used to provide emergency resources as needed; funding for books, school supplies, assistance paying health and activities fees required to access campus resources, food, and mini grants.

Please help support our MJC foster youth students.

Supporters

  • Anonymous In honor of Judy Cain, who dedicated her life to supporting students. September 2022
  • Nanako Lopshire December 2021 $100.00
  • Anonymous December 2021
  • Liz Camboia October 2021
  • Anonymous October 2021
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  • John Burton Advocates for Youth September 2021 $1,400.00
  • Marylou Rousseau I always want to support our foster students at MJC in order to further their success October 2021 $500.00
  • Nick Konner October 2021 $500.00
  • Nanako Lopshire December 2021 $100.00
  • Komal Bandyopadhyay October 2021 $100.00
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