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FriendsGiving Raises Record Amount for Foster Success

FriendsGiving Raises Record Amount for Foster Success

Donations increased from previous year to help young adults transitioning out of foster care.  INDIANAPOLIS –Foster Success recently raised a record $73,833 as part of the nonprofit organization’s FriendsGiving 2023 fundraising campaign thanks to generous donors and...

Learn, Listen, Achieve: CDCO Chosen for Prestigious Program

Learn, Listen, Achieve: CDCO Chosen for Prestigious Program

Each year, just 23 fundraisers are selected to join a prestigious group of community leaders.  This year, Foster Success’s own Travis Tester, CFRE, was among those chosen for the program. The Mutz Philanthropic Leadership Institute, organized by the Indiana...

Meet Our New Board Members, Leaders

Meet Our New Board Members, Leaders

Statewide nonprofit Foster Success has selected its new Board of Directors’ Officers and added five new Board members. The Indianapolis-based organization provides educational, financial and social support to teens and young adults transitioning out of Indiana’s...

Former Foster Youth, Lt. Governor Team Up On Rural Homelessness

Former Foster Youth, Lt. Governor Team Up On Rural Homelessness

When the lieutenant governor made an appearance at a Foster Success event, Sierra knew it was her chance. Her chance to tell the second most powerful person in state government about the time she was homeless for 18 months, living on the street, eating garbage, with...

Dynamic Duo: CEO, COO Participate in Prestigious Programs

Dynamic Duo: CEO, COO Participate in Prestigious Programs

We regularly encourage the teens and young adults we support to step outside of their comfort zones. It’s how they grow. At Foster Success, we practice what we preach. Both our President and CEO Maggie Stevens and Chief Operating Officer Monika Mala are participating...

Stevens Named to Hoosier Women Forward’s Fifth Class of Leaders

Stevens Named to Hoosier Women Forward’s Fifth Class of Leaders

Our President & CEO Dr. Maggie Stevens was named to the fifth class of Hoosier Women Forward. The leadership training program is aimed at elevating and empowering women in public, private, and community service roles across the state. “HWF is proud to select this...

Foster Success Welcomes New Board Members

Foster Success Welcomes New Board Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 12, 2022 Foster Success has selected its new Board of Directors’ Officers and added four new members to the Board. The Indianapolis-based nonprofit provides financial, educational and social support to young people aging out of Indiana’s...

Foster Success Receives $5M Gift from Lilly Endowment

Foster Success Receives $5M Gift from Lilly Endowment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 24, 2022 Contact: Travis D. Tester, CFRE Chief Development & Communications Officer 317.408.1032 travis@fostersuccess.org Foster Success received a transformational gift of $5 million from Lilly Endowment Inc., the largest gift in the...

Foster Success Creates Basic Needs Resources

Foster Success Creates Basic Needs Resources

Foster Success has introduced new resources to help young adults transitioning out of foster care meet their basic needs and has created a new position, a Basic Needs Coordinator, to oversee this work. The Basic Needs Coordinator helps solve immediate needs through an...

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