Sky Ranch Foundation – GRANT AWARD

FOSTER ADVENTURE RECEIVES GRANT FROM SKY RANCH FOUNDATION FOR OPPORTUNITY AWAITS PROGRAM

Hurricane, WV. (7/18/2018) – Foster Adventure is pleased to announce it has received a grant from the Sky Ranch Foundation for West Virginia Foster Youth. These funds will support the Opportunity Awaits Program. Our Opportunity Awaits program allows youth in foster care to take hold or celebrate an opportunity presented to them. Things like extracurricular activities, school sports, clubs, class trips, prom or “once in a life” experiences.  We rejoice and celebrate with accomplishments: graduations, going off college, first job or just a special occasion.

Foster Adventure was founded with a single goal, to enhances the lives of teens in care by funding social, athletic and educational opportunities and items that give a sense of normalcy to teens in care; Promoting friendships, life skills, higher education and hope in their future. Grants from organization like Sky Ranch assist us with building our programs and meeting a huge need with teens in foster care. West Virginia number of youth in foster care continues to grow, with now over 6,100 youth in care, we must work together for our states youth.

We are excited to grow our opportunity awaits program and serve our youth with this grant! Which is very thrilling! Opportunity is all around us, and the right opportunity could forever change the life of a teen in foster care, we must make sure they take those opportunities!

“We are beyond excited to have been selected for the award, we are excited about the number of Opportunities we will be able to allow WV foster youth to experience”. Says Executive Director, Michael Jones. “West Virginia foster care is in crisis and the need is so great. It is our hope and goal to at least put smile on the face of a foster teen. Letting them know someone cares”

The Sky Ranch Foundation awards annual grants through a competitive application and review process. Sky Ranch Foundation continues to support our nation’s at-risk youth on behalf of the Beverage Alcohol Industry.

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Foster Adventure enhances the lives of teens in care by funding social, athletic and educational opportunities and items that give a sense of normalcy to teens in care; Promoting friendships, life skills, higher education and hope in their future.

Opportunity Awaits – We are surrounded with opportunity all the time. Our program allows youth in foster care to take hold or celebrate an opportunity with presented them. Things like extracurricular activities, school sports, clubs, class trips, prom or “once in a life” experiences.  We rejoice and celebrate as well with accomplishments: graduations, going off college, first job or just a special occasion. Your Opportunity Awaits, join us be part of the movement! #OpportunityAwaits

Outreach Awaits – Together we can achieve great things, together we can provide better opportunities for our youth! Our Program is designed to reach out to youth and provide support, offer services and host awareness events. We offer educational opportunities to youth in the community expanding their opportunities for success.

Be the Difference – We have the opportunity almost daily to impact the life of a youth. It is time that we BE THE DIFFERENCE in their lives. Our program provides education, support and training to parents and families. We assist with recruiting foster and/or adoptive parents.

Thanks again to Sky Ranch Foundation 

https://www.skyranchfoundation.org