AACY is proud to announce that our volunteer, Marci Shatzman (pictured alongside Dr. Connie Siskowski), is our nominee for the Junior League of Boca Raton’s 35th annual “Woman Volunteer of the Year” award. Marci is a retired reporter, and has been sharing her skills and advice to AACY in the effort to spread the word […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
To kick off National Family Caregivers Month, the American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY) is pleased to announce a free event for US Caregiving Youth to connect with one another, share their stories, discuss resources, and more.
The American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY) is pleased to announce that they have received a donation of $25,000.00 from The Gloria Estefan Foundation, to further their work on behalf of Caregiving Youth.
The American Association of Caregiving Youth will hold its 1st annual Community Caregiver Awards Breakfast in Boca Raton on 02/04/22 honoring local community members and businesses that have contributed to Caregiving Youth.
UPDATE: February 10, 2022 “We at AACY were ever so thankful to have been chosen as a charity to be paired with a team at the Great Charity Challenge on February 5th. The theme was The Little Prince as you can see from the costumes of our three riders. They did their best and, as […]