The RISE Project would like to thank our funders for making this work possible.
- Andrus Family Fund
- Children’s Bureau
- Deutsch Foundation
- Dwight Stuart Youth Fund
- Henry Van Ameringen Foundation
- Louis L. Borick Foundation Stuart Foundation
- Permanency Innovations Initiative
- Los Angeles LGBT Center
- The Audrey and Sydney Irmas Charitable Foundation
- The Carl & Roberta Deutsch Foundation
- The Charitable Foundation
- The David Geffen Foundation
- The John E. Donaldson and Dennis J. Perkins Foundation
- The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation
- Weingart Foundation
We also thank those individuals and organizations that allowed us to use their work in our materials and training curricula.
- Child Welfare League of America
- Family Acceptance Project
- In the Life Media,
- Center for HIV Law and Policy.
- Jody Marksamer
- National Center for Lesbian Rights
- Nation Association of Social Workers
Many thanks also go to the UCLA Williams’ Institute researchers who designed and conducted the Los Angeles Foster Youth Survey.
- Bianca D.M. Wilson
- Khush Cooper
- Angeliki Kastanis
- Sheila Nezhad