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.
May 12, 2016
Dear Friends of FAN, Earlier this week, our Executive Director Bernie McGrath unexpectedly passed away, peacefully in his sleep. Our hearts are broken, as Bernie was a wonderful person who gave all his heart and skills to making FAN amazing. Despite this devastating loss, FAN will carry on in his memory, creating community for foster […]Posted In: Uncategorized
November 18, 2015
Celebrate “Giving Tuesday” at FAN DC’s 10th Birthday Bash, featuring cocktails & dinner, silent auction, and music from the Lucky So and So’s. Purchase your tickets or pay it forward by sponsoring a FAN alumni’s ticket here. Your attendance supports FAN’s mission to provide youth in foster care opportunities to nurture their interests and talents, […]Posted In: Updates from FAN!
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