Fihankra Akoma Ntoaso
Safe House, Linked Hearts: We provide youth in foster care opportunities to nurture their interests and talents, acquire new skills, and gain a sense of personal and group recognition in an atmosphere of hope.
September 22, 2015
It is with a combination of wistfulness and excitement that I announce that I will be stepping down as FAN’s executive director two weeks from today. I am wistful because FAN has truly been an impassioned work of my heart for the last 10 years. I am grateful for every miracle, small and large, that […]Posted In: A Letter from Nia
May 21, 2015
We are honored to announce FAN’s selection for the 2015/16 Catalogue for Philanthropy, Greater Washington as one of the region’s best community-based charities. This award reflects FAN’s status as a highly effective local charity, working to provide safe spaces for foster youth in the DC region. “This is an amazing honor, for which we’ve worked very hard,” […]Posted In: Updates from FAN!
March 10, 2015
Spring has finally sprung in Washington, DC! Despite February’s cold weather we had an amazing month at FAN of inspiration and celebration! Local rap artist Lightshow came by to offer some words of encouragement and inspiration to FAN program participants. A SE DC Native who has performed alongside fellow D.C. rappers Wale and Shy Glizzy, […]Posted In: Updates from FAN!