Since 2006, the Park West Foundation has been dedicated to supporting young people who have aged out of Michigan’s foster care system. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Foundation has realized [...]
Antwinae McNeil didn’t have a typical upbringing. Whereas most teens hang out with their friends or enjoying family meals, Antwinae worried if she would have a place to call home. At age 15, [...]
More than 200 former and current foster care youth looking to create brighter futures for themselves recently received a helping hand from the Park West Foundation. The foundation held its 5th [...]
Foster care students will have the opportunity to get a head start on their futures at the Jump Shot Your Future resource fair. The Park West Foundation is supporting the 5th Annual Jump Shot [...]
Ber-henda, founder of Power of Girlhood, proudly read a poem, “Star Child,” to the group of foster care youth sitting before her at Park West Gallery. “You couldn’t choose the conditions you were [...]
Graduating high school, attending college and finding a career can be a tough journey, but imagine having to make that journey without the support network of a family or friends. This is the [...]
The holidays are a time for families to come together and celebrate with gifts and expressions of love. Unfortunately, many youth cannot share in this joy as easily as others. An estimated 13,000 [...]
The Park West Foundation formed in 2006, since then aiding more than 500 young adults with matters of finance, clothing, housing, education and employment.