January 22, 2015
Michelle Glady, 850-717-4450
COMMUNITY INVITED TO FOSTERING SUCCESS CONCERT IN THE PARK
DCF to host foster parent recruitment event featuring NexGen band, food trucks and more
Miami – The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF), along with Our Kids and community partners, will host a foster parent recruitment event on Saturday, January 30, 2016, featuring a concert in the park by the NexGen and The Motivational Edge Band. This event, Fostering Success: One Teen at a Time, is free and open to the public.
Florida's NexGen Band is a group of teenagers who are either foster, adopted or biological children of foster families from various locations within Florida. The musical group was formed from a larger network of teens in foster care and their families through the Florida Foster and Adopted Parent Association and The Motivational Edge.
DCF, the City of Miami, Florida Foster Parent Association, Our Kids of Miami-Dade and Monroe, The Children’s Trust, and Voices for Children Foundation.
WHAT: NexGen and The Motivational Edge Concert in the Park – Music, Food Trucks, Face Painting, Burnie and the Heat Dancers, Emcee Myriam Masihy, Investigative Reporter for Telemundo 51 and NBC6 South Florida
Saturday, January 30, 2016, 12:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Bayfront Park, Tina Hills Pavilion, 301 North Biscayne Blvd, Miami, Florida