Mission Statement

Roots & Wings provides young adults who age out of the foster care system in New Jersey with safe housing, educational support, counseling, and life skills in order to empower them toward self-sufficiency.

Quick Facts

Every year, 25,000 foster children age out of the welfare system as they turn 18 years old. 

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A COMMUNITY THAT CARES

ROOTS & WINGS BOARD MEMBERS AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Our Award-Winning Video

Please take a few minutes to view our Ava Gold Award-winning video: Imagine… a difference for aged-out foster youth.

Announcements & Current Fundraisers

Greetings from Roots & Wings' New Executive Director... More info...

Oktoberfest 2015 Save the Date... More info...

Giving foster kids roots so they can grow wings... More info...



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    08.24.2015

    Amazon Wishlist

    A generous donor purchased two laptops from our Amazon Wish list! To see the rest of our young adults’ needs, simply go to Amazon.com, select Wish List and search for Roots...

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    06.06.2015

    Tennis Outing Success

    On June 6th, we had a wonderful Tennis event at the Westfield Country Club.Over 50 people played singles and doubles against the masters. The evening concluded with dinner and a...

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