Missed the event?
Enjoy our recap video below.
You can still support by texting the word “Fostering” to 91999
or by visiting the event’s official website and clicking DONATE in the top right.
We are grateful for your support!
Fostering the Next Wave 2022, held on Saturday, November 5th at the Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach, was a surf inspired fundraising celebration supporting Ventura County foster youth and families.
The event raised funds for Kids & Families Together and More Than Conquerors Surf.
Enjoy our video recap! (click the image below)
Our event was captured by Maddie Huot – photography, video & editing
All funds raised from this event will be matched dollar-for-dollar by the support of a generous private foundation!
Kids & Families Together (K&FT) has been serving foster, adoptive, kinship, and birth families throughout Ventura County since 2000. For over two decades K&FT has become the leader in providing critical services and support to children who have experienced trauma, abuse, neglect, loss, and multiple placements. K&FT is unique in that we provide counseling services, education, support and strategies to connect caregivers and parents to the children in their care. We wrap our arms around the entire family to help them raise healthy, nurtured children that thrive. To learn more visit the Kids & Families Together website.
More Than Conquerors Surf (MTC Surf), founded in 2020, serves foster youth in Ventura County by providing them with the opportunity to experience freedom, joy, and confidence through the gift of surfing. MTC Surf’s mission is to provide foster youth with the ultimate surf experience in a safe and fun environment while encouraging personal growth, community, and faith. MTC Surf desires that every child and teen that surfs with them would know that they are fully loved and capable of conquering any current and future challenges they may face. To learn more visit the More Than Conquerors Surf website.
Thank you for supporting Ventura County foster youth & families.