Posts Tagged "Transitional Independent Living"

Wayne Jackson: Former Foster Youth Paying it Forward

Posted by on Feb 11, 2014 in Stories | 0 comments

Wayne Jackson: Former Foster Youth Paying it Forward

“Seeing the kids grow is one of the best rewards I get from my job,” says Hathaway-Sycamores Youth Advocate, Wayne Jackson. In and out of foster care since he was 7 or 8 years old, Jackson credits his background in the foster care system and his experiences in Hathaway-Sycamores Transitional Independent Living Program (TILP) with giving him the skills to help the young adults in the program today. After being emancipated from foster care shortly before he turned 18, Jackson was in...

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Watch Hathaway-Sycamores on KCBS TV News: November 17th and 18th

Posted by on Nov 16, 2011 in News | 0 comments

Watch Hathaway-Sycamores on KCBS TV News: November 17th and 18th

Hathaway-Sycamores and Llamas Plastics are in the news again, this time on KCBS Channel 2 News. The story about Llamas Plastics’ participation in Hathaway-Sycamores Vocational Internship Program for emancipated foster youth will air in Los Angeles on Thursday November 17th on the 5pm newscast and Friday, November 18th on the 5am newscast. The Vocational Internship Program (VIP) is designed to help emancipated foster youth in our Transitional Independent Living Program to live productive,...

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Daily News, September 5, 2011

Posted by on Sep 5, 2011 in Featured Slider, News, Press | 0 comments

Daily News, September 5, 2011

Llamas Plastics Inc. provides internships for emancipated foster youth from Hathaway-Sycamores Vocational Internship Program. Download a pdf version of the Daily News article about Llamas Plastic Inc. Internships here.

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Thank You Disney VoluntEARS!

Posted by on Jul 6, 2011 in Programs, Transitional Independent Living Services | 0 comments

Thank You Disney VoluntEARS!

On a recent Saturday in June a group of Disney VoluntEARS stopped by Hathaway-Sycamores with donated goods and ready to work. The VoluntEARS are employees of The Walt Disney Company (and its affiliate companies) that support a broad range of charitable and community efforts. Members of Disney VoluntEARS were introduced to Hathaway-Sycamores by John Vandemore, chief financial officer of Walt Disney Imagineering and a Hathaway-Sycamores’ board member. In a coast-to-coast video conference...

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