Events & Campaigns

  • August - National Back to School Month
    Take time to help children prepare to go back to school. Help them to adjust to new school settings and schedules. Contact teachers and administrators to learn what the new year holds for your child.
  • September - Kinship Care Month
    September is a time to recognize the family members and friends who take on the care of youth served by child welfare agencies, who can no longer remain in their own homes. Kinship care providers offer familiar loving homes to youth in need.
  • August 8 - African-American Male Wellness Virtual Walk for Freedom
    10 - 11 a.m.
    Join the #AAFreedomWalk from your neighborhood via Zoom. Visit nbc4i.com for details and to register.
  • September 19 - UNCF Virtual Walk for Education
    1 p.m.
    FCCS will sponsor a team participating in this virtual event which raises funds for college scholarships including the FCCS Alvin R. Hadley Scholarship. This scholarship is presented to an agency youth each year. The event will be celebrated online. For more information, visit www.uncf.org/events/event/2020-walk-for-education-columbus. or call (614) 221-5309.
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