Chicago Area Families For Adoption (CAFFA) is one of the largest adoptive parent support groups in the Chicago area. Member families include children of all races and ethnicities. We are dedicated to providing information and support to both adoptive and pre-adoptive families in the Chicago area.
CAFFA SCHOLARSHIP 2015
CAFFA is pleased to invite students who will be entering college in Fall 2015 to enter our 4th Annual Essay Contest to win an Educational Scholarship! This $2,000 tuition scholarship will be awarded to one graduating high school senior student who came into their family through adoption and has been accepted to a 2- or 4-year college for the 2015-2016 school year. The winning essay and photo of the recipient will be published on our website and in our newsletter.
To enter, see our Scholarship Information document for the application form and essay. Past and present CAFFA Board family members are not eligible for this scholarship. Applicants are not required to be CAFFA Members. Feel free to pass this information on to other Adoptive Families who have college bound students!
The application and essay must be completed by June 29, 2015. If you have any questions, you can contact Mike Lepley at president at caffa.org. We enjoy reading the entries each year and look forward to seeing the essays! Happy writing!
July 20th through July 24th
Trinity Lutheran Church
405 Rush Street, Roselle, IL 60172
KALEIDOSCOPE Culture Camp is for children that joined their families through adoption or foster care, their siblings, & their parents. This exciting camp is for children entering Kindergarten through 10th grade. The camp programs offered are: African/African American, Chinese, Eastern European, and Latin American.