On March 14, 2015, Just In Time for Foster Youth (JIT) will host our annual signature fundraising event, Walk the Talk at The Prado in Balboa Park from 6 to 10pm. The focus of our event will be to connect and engage the 300 guests from our community to our mission and the young men and women that we serve. As in the past, at least 35 transitioning youth will be an integral part of the event, leading the...
Match a Foster Youth’s Savings!
With no family to assist them, and without your support to build a financial safety net, former foster youth are deprived of essential economic opportunities and remain vulnerable to unforeseen emergencies that can mean the difference between remaining on the edge of poverty or earning lifetime self-sufficiency!
Invest in a Life
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Just in Time for Foster Youth (JIT) thanks all the members of our community who invested in transforming transition for over 700 individual young men and women this past year! Those contributions of time, attention, energy, in-king contribution and funding were leveraged to create more supportive housing, higher college enrollment rates, increased savings, and powerful connections to future success.
The old saying goes “Give people a fish and they eat for a day. Teach them to fish and they can feed themselves for a lifetime.”
At Just in Time, we believe there’s another step that is even more powerful: make them part of a fishing community.
That’s the goal of our model of service; to connect young men and women in transition with a whole community of caring adults and other motivated former...
Helping Transitioning Foster Youth
become Confident, Capable & Connected
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JIT provides immediate financial support in emergency situations to transitioning foster youth.
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