Bart Zych is Going the Distance

Bart Zych began his quest to help kids in the child welfare system by supporting the Children's Aid Foundation after encountering his own barriers. "In 2012 I had a very serious accident where I shattered my kn...

Investing in my future

Written by Maya Ramchandani, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. I've been counting down the days and I can see summer slowly slipping away; it's bittersweet. Bitter because I've been liberated ...

Everyone Deserves a Role Model

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. It's normal for most kids and youth to have a role model, somebody they can look up to and aspire to be like. That p...

Big Things Ahead for Fall & Winter 2014

http://vimeo.com/74724458 Recognition Night 2014 We are thrilled to once again return to The Royal Conservatory of Music in celebration of our incredible scholarship recipients and their donors. Hosted by Cit...

The Future is Now

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. For many young people, going to school is a normal part of life. But what happens when your life is interrupted by a...

5 Facts about the Children’s Aid Foundation

The child welfare system can be a confusing place, and often the role of the Children's Aid Foundation is misunderstood. Here are 5 facts about the Foundation that you may or may not already know: 1. We ar...

When the Kids Aren’t Alright

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. We’ve all been there --- in line at the grocery store and witnessing a young child throwing what appears to be a tan...

Life…

Written by Jessica Burke-Trebell, a Foundation ambassador and former young person in care. Life... To me, life is entirely about the choices you make in conjunction with events and circumstances. Life ha...