Hearts & Soles 2022

The American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY)  is bringing back our annual fundraiser gala! Dine, drink, and dance the night away in your finest Western attire as we celebrate our achievements and support of Caregiving Youth. Proceeds from this special event will benefit AACY. Our organization supports, mentors, and provides resources to Palm Beach County […]

Hearts & “Soles” Is Back – With a Western Twist!

On October 14th, we invite you to walk with us in a day of the life a Caregiving Youth! We’re bringing back our annual fundraising gala, Heart & “Soles”. In the absence of public dollars for this growing and hidden population of children, Hearts & “Soles” was born to raise funding and to help others […]

Meet Our Scholarship Recipient!

The prospect of balancing caregiving responsibilities with a college career is demanding, but far from impossible. Indeed, the potential for academic excellence is just around the corner, exemplified by Delaney Dalton (pictured alongside Dr. Connie Siskowski), 18 who has participated in AACY’s Caregiving Youth Project for seven years, since sixth grade. Delaney was the recipient […]

Celebrity Game Night 2022

The American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY) in conjunction with Allegiance Home Health (AHH), will host Celebrity Game Night on Monday, August 29, at 6:00pm at Crazy Uncle Mike’s in Boca Raton. Celebrity Game Night is part of Boca Chamber Festival Days – a series of fun-filled events held at different locations during the month […]

Celebrating AACY’s Class of 2022!

The Boca Raton-based nonprofit, the American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY), celebrated their high school seniors’ graduation at Palm Beach State College in Lake Worth on Thursday. Graduating from public schools all around Palm Beach County, the students packed into the College Conference Center alongside their families for an evening of merriment, awards, dinner, and […]

AACY in the Spotlight: An Interview with Dr. Connie Siskowski, RN, PhD

Interested in the latest goings-on? Our very own Dr. Connie was recently interviewed by WWNN Talk Radio on their Forum for Nonprofits segment! Join her as she discusses the American Association of Caregiving Youth’s mission, upcoming events, and more in this lively discussion. Click here to listen to the segment, sponsored by Spirit of Giving […]

Supporting the Healthy Development of Children from Military and Veteran Caregiving Homes

In partnership with Hidden Helpers, The American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY) wishes to shine a light on Caregiving Youth from military and veteran households. Like all other Caregiving Youth, these children deserve services and programs that bolster their experiences. When it comes to giving care to parents and relatives who became injured or ill […]

Ronette Smith

NATIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL Ronnette Smith is respected for her corporate and community relations expertise, diverse and inclusive collaboration, and facility management which help organizations improve reputation, strengthen brands and drive business. Smith helps clients with customer care, issue management by developing fully integrated strategies that overlay inspiring leadership, stakeholder management, media, and operations work. Smith […]

Priscilla A. Wallace-Boerger, EdD

NATIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL With over 20 years of experience in the field of education, Dr. Priscilla Boerger has taught students between the ages of 6 – 50+ years from wealthy neighborhoods, innercity neighborhoods, varying races and diverse cultures, and differing learning abilities. From elementary to college/university level she has witnessed, first hand, the inequalities amongst […]