Grown foster, Mary Lee continues be an inspiration to foster children today. She went on to law school and now works for the national nonprofit, Youth Villages, where she heads the Transitional Living Program, which helps young adults aging out of the foster care and juvenile justice systems develop the life skills necessary to become responsible citizens.

Grown foster, Mary Lee continues be an inspiration to foster children today. She went on to law school and now works for the national nonprofit, Youth Villages, where she heads the Transitional Living Program, which helps young adults aging out of the foster care and juvenile justice systems develop the life skills necessary to become responsible citizens.

“I could never do what you do; I would get too attached.” This is what we hear. We hear it at the park, at school, and when we meet strangers on the street that eye us and ask about our diverse fam...

“I could never do what you do; I would get too attached.” This is what we hear. We hear it at the park, at school, and when we meet strangers on the street that eye us and ask about our diverse fam...

People often email and ask for tips on how I made being a working foster mom possible. Like so many things with foster care, the resources available to working foster parents vary a ton from state to state and agency to agency. We found our agency to be extremely accommodating to working foster parents. In …

People often email and ask for tips on how I made being a working foster mom possible. Like so many things with foster care, the resources available to working foster parents vary a ton from state to state and agency to agency. We found our agency to be extremely accommodating to working foster parents. In …

Project BUSD has a goal of raising enough funds to provide 250 foster children within the school district with a brand new suitcase to call their own. Donate today to help reach the goal. foreverkids.org

Project BUSD has a goal of raising enough funds to provide 250 foster children within the school district with a brand new suitcase to call their own. Donate today to help reach the goal. foreverkids.org

Tricia Goyer shared her foster care adoption story last week and was thrilled with your questions, so she consulted the expects to answer you!

Tricia Goyer shared her foster care adoption story last week and was thrilled with your questions, so she consulted the expects to answer you!

15 Surprises Ive Encountered While Adopting From Foster Care (pin now & read later, cuz our stupid DSL is literally as slow as dialup, according to the speed test)

15 Surprises Ive Encountered While Adopting From Foster Care (pin now & read later, cuz our stupid DSL is literally as slow as dialup, according to the speed test)

For lovers of lists who also have an interest in foster care, this is my "Ultimate List of Opportunities" to get involved in helping vulnerable children and families. They are separated by general ...

For lovers of lists who also have an interest in foster care, this is my "Ultimate List of Opportunities" to get involved in helping vulnerable children and families. They are separated by general ...

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