Mentoring has shown to be a key component of successful outcomes for the youth we serve.
55%   more likely to enroll in college
78%   more likely to volunteer regularly
90%   are interested in becoming a mentor
130% more likely to hold leadership positions

You can be the difference for the youth in our community. Create change and inspire hope. Sign up today for our Mentor Certification Training.

Our program is currently a 100% volunteer run organization.
A few areas you can serve:

Event Volunteers
Planning Committee Members
Board of Directors

Complete our volunteer application and someone will be contact with you regarding volunteer opportunities available.

Youth in foster care often have a difficult road ahead of them once they age out of the foster care system. There are so many supports in place when abuse or neglect are identified and ongoing while they are in care. However, once they emancipate there are few resources available. Through Foster Alumni Mentors we offer them support, guidance, FAMily, and hope. We work with the youth to identify their strengths and goals, offering guidance as they navigate their transition to the next step in life. This is possible through our amazing community, people like you who want to see them succeed and give back.

Thank you for creating change and inspiring hope for youth in our community!

We are all in different places in our lives. If you aren't able to mentor, volunteer, or give, then please consider sharing our program with your family and friends! Foster Alumni Mentors is working to bring awareness to our community regarding the positive outcomes and success stories from youth in foster care. There are so many amazing people who became successful and need to be celebrated. Join us in bringing community awareness. Together we are stronger. Together we reach the hearts of youth from care who feel alone. Together we create change and inspire hope.

Thank you for creating change and inspiring hope for youth in our community!

Meet Our Board of Directors

Kimberly Raff
Founder Foster Alumni Mentors
Stacy Falsone
Child Welfare Regional Trainer
Garrett Forsgren
Attorney - Forsgren Law
Nora Welch
Senior Leadership Development Associate - JVA Consulting
John Hallgren
Family Physician - Appleton Clinics / Retired Military
Kylie Mayfield
Placement Resource Manager - Mesa County Human Services
Janna Belmont
Corporate Accountant - Golden West Tire Centers

Thank you to our supporters!

Foster Alumni Mentors
750 Main Street, Suite 105
Grand Junction, Co 81501

970.234.3519
info@fosteralumnimentors.org