FIT Programs

Financial Independence Training for Foster Youth 18-24 Years Old

 
 

FIT Academy

A key component to United Way's vision to end youth homelessness in Western Riverside County, the FIT ACADEMY provides financial literacy workshops to current and former foster youth.

Upcoming FIT Academies to be Scheduled

Cohort: Riverside Community College District – Guardian Scholars Program

Cohort: Moreno Valley College – Guardian Scholars Program

Cohort: University of California, Riverside -  Guardians

 

2019 FIT Schedule

Event: FIT Academy
Dates: April 10th through May 15th
Attendees: By Invitation Only
Agency: Rising Stars Business Academy Youthbuild
Location: 12125 Day St, Moreno Valley, CA 92557

Event: FIT Graduation
Date: TBD
Attendees: FIT Graduates and guests
Agency: United Way of the Inland Valleys
Location: Announced in Invitations

Event: FIT Academy
Dates: June 8th through July 13th
Attendees: By Invitation Only
Agency: Aspiranet & Olive Crest
Location: To be announced

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To learn more about FIT and how you can get involved, contact Cordell Thomas at cthomas@uwiv.org or at (951) 697-4719.

 
 

Created by the Foster Youth Financial Action Collaborative of United Way of the Inland Valleys

The FIT ACADEMY provides financial literacy workshops to current and former foster youth. United Way's vision is to end youth homelessness in Western Riverside County, and the FIT Academy is a key component to make this happen.

United Way of the Inland Valleys’ FIT Academy Partners: 

Department of Public Social Services, Axis Foundation, Aspiranet, Springboard Credit, Inc., Oak Grove, Olive Crest, Rancho Damacitas, Housing Authority, iFoster, and Inspire