Spill the Tea

Social distancing shouldn’t mean social isolation. Let’s connect and check-in with each other.

Join FTC for our weekly Spill the Tea, led by our AmeriCorps coaches every Friday at 3:00 PM starting April 3rd!

  • Join online at bit.ly/FTCSPILLTHETEA
  • Or by phone: 1 (646) 558-8656
  • Meeting ID: 895 287 398
  • Password: 655045

Business & Entrepreneurship Course

Want to learn the basics of starting a business? Have an idea that you think people will want to be a part of?

Join FTC for a Business & Entrepreneurship Course with Jocovi Lindsey!

Course Starts  Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 4:30-5:30 PM via Zoom

For more information contact Curtis Williams at 856-358-3013 or cwilliams@appelfarm.org.

Por Los Frutos De Tus Manos

Friday, May 10, 2019 5:30-8:30 pm

Join us for a bilingual family concert! Latin American Smithsonian Folkways Recording Artist and award-winning Musician and Songwriter Suni Paz performs Por Los Frutos de tus Manos, a bilingual Spanish-English concert for the whole family featuring musicians Lisa S. Garrison, Bill May, and Martha Siegel. Dinner provided. This event is free!
¡Únete a nosotros para un concierto bilingüe familiar! Suni Paz es una artista de grabación de Smithsonian Folkways. Por Los Frutos De Tus Manos es producido por Families To College y Lisa S. Garrison y sus asociados. Se proporcionará la cena. ¡Este evento es gratis!

Improv Workshop

Friday, May 3, 2019

5:00-7:00 pm

“Whose line is it, anyway!?” Join us for a night of improv at our beautiful theatre! Learn to improvise from a real actor, get onstage, and perform with family and friends! Groups are encouraged – all families are welcome. Dinner provided.

College Prep Checklist

Wednesday, May 1, 2019


Bring your family to this FREE college, career, and financial aid workshop hosted by a Cumberland County College representative! We’ll host a Q&A about the Common App, FAFSA, and much more! All families are welcome! Food and drink provided.

Slam Poetry Night

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

5:00-7:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Writing Month with Families To College! Learn about Slam Poetry from an expert, and recite your original poem in our theatre! All families are welcome! Dinner provided.

Bridgeton’s Got Talent!

Friday, February 15, 2019 from 5:00-7:00pm

Do YOU have what it takes to be Bridgeton’s next star? Perform with family and friends at FTC’s theatre – dance, poetry, music, and more! Group acts encouraged – all are welcome! Refreshments provided.

FTC Open House

Friday, January 25, 2019 from 5:00-7:00pm

Join us for an exciting and informational event! Paint with professional Appel Farm teaching artists, tour the Campus Center and STEAM Works, meet & greet staff, community mentors, and EmpowerCorps coaches, and more! Refreshments provided.

RSVP: luz@unitedadvocacygroup.org

Upcoming College Open Houses!

We hope your family will visit these colleges!

An Open House us a great way to learn about a college or university, and everything the school has to offer your family! Let us know if you are planning a college visit!

Rowan University (Glassboro, NJ)

Cumberland Community College (Vineland, NJ)

Seton Hall University (South Orange, NJ)

Seton Hall University (South Orange, NJ)