on foster care issues:

So You Think You Can Dance?

| May 30th, 2012

Meet FC2S student Scott Marzette, (B.A. Jacksonville State University 2012) a finalist on BET’s national Lens on Talent dance show competition. Scott was described by Lens on Talent host radio and television personality Free as “a dancer who is used to beating the odds.” Scott hopes the passion and joy inherent in his dancing will [...]

FC2S Students on CNN!

| May 17th, 2012

Caroline James, 23, and Sean Hudson, 22 were recently featured on CNN. They both entered care at age 11, they both attend the University of Alabama, and they both receive support through Foster Care to Success.  Sean is a Social Work major with a 3.7 GPA, and Caroline double majors in Communications and Psychology with [...]

Aging Out and Speaking Out

| May 17th, 2012

1,500 young people age out of foster care in Texas every year. Dustin Haley entered foster care when he was eight years old and left in 2008 when he turned 18. Today, with support from Foster Care to Success, he is a junior at the University of Texas at Austin. Dustin has become an articulate [...]

Jade Wallace: Giving Back

| May 17th, 2012

Meet Jade Wallace, a recent Boise State student who, with support from Foster Care to Success, graduated with a degree in social work. Jade is now involved in an Idaho program called One Church, One Child, which encourages churches to connect their congregations with foster youth in need of adoption. Jade entered foster care as [...]

A Red Scarf…For ME?

| May 17th, 2012

Foster Care to Success’ Red Scarf Project is rewarding in so many ways. Each year we send thousands of handmade red scarves to students all across the country. Imagine our surprise when we got a couple back!  Alumnus Joshua Gray (B.S.W. Syracuse University, 2010) sent two members of our scholarship team beautiful scarves along with the [...]

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