REAL STORIES

Watch videos and read stories about real community college students — current and former foster youth like you — who received help through NextUp/CAFYES.

Jordyan & Ernesto
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Daniel & Jordyan
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Jesse, Jordyan & Angelos
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Linsey, Jordyan & Ernesto
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About the Program

Want more information about NextUp? Watch the videos below to hear from our students and counselors about what NextUp can provide and how it helped the students accomplish their goals in college.

Couch Surfing to College — Deon's Story
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Hear Foster Youth Talk About Their College Dreams and How Support Programs Can Help
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Going from Foster Care to Fresno State — Alicia's Story
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