The Latest from FosterMore

- Janae Gipson’s Foster Care Story

My name is Janae Gipson. Looking at my life now, you would not expect such a turbulent past. Due to parental neglect, I was placed in foster care with my brother at the age of 14 months. On the outside it was no surprise because I come from a family that has spent generations in… Read More »

- Alec Vanowen’s Foster Care Story

I was very young when I was fostered. The only family I know is my foster/adoptive family; they’re my only family. I can’t tell you anything about the experience first-hand, but without fostering, I wouldn’t have gotten here so it’s very important to me. I can, however, tell you what I’ve been told.   When I… Read More »

- Krystine Dykes and Carrie Ordónez’s Foster Care Story- StoryCorps

FosterMore is proud to partner with StoryCorps, a national project whose mission is to preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world. They do this to remind us of our shared humanity, to strengthen and build connections between people, to teach the value of… Read More »

- Michael and Lisa Christensen’s Foster Care Story- StoryCorps

FosterMore is proud to partner with StoryCorps, a national project whose mission is to preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world. They do this to remind us of our shared humanity, to strengthen and build connections between people, to teach the value of… Read More »

- Jodie Blum and Tristan Woods-Blum’s Foster Care Story- StoryCorps

FosterMore is proud to partner with StoryCorps, a national project whose mission is to preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world. They do this to remind us of our shared humanity, to strengthen and build connections between people, to teach the value of… Read More »

- Rachelle Glover and Earl Whitted’s Foster Care Story- StoryCorps

FosterMore is proud to partner with StoryCorps, a national project whose mission is to preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world. They do this to remind us of our shared humanity, to strengthen and build connections between people, to teach the value of… Read More »

- Amy and Sean Jelks’ Foster Care Story- StoryCorps

FosterMore is proud to partner with StoryCorps, a national project whose mission is to preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world. They do this to remind us of our shared humanity, to strengthen and build connections between people, to teach the value of… Read More »

- Evaine Kirkland and Tara Kirkland-Rainey’s Foster Care Story- StoryCorps

FosterMore is proud to partner with StoryCorps, a national project whose mission is to preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world. They do this to remind us of our shared humanity, to strengthen and build connections between people, to teach the value of… Read More »

- DeVonia Jordan and Ciara Jasiewicz’s Foster Care Story- StoryCorps

FosterMore is proud to partner with StoryCorps, a national project whose mission is to preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world. They do this to remind us of our shared humanity, to strengthen and build connections between people, to teach the value of… Read More »

- Former Foster Youth, Jelani Freeman, To Address The Nation

The following article is from The Chronicle’s of Social Change by Elizabeth Green published on July 26, 2016 and can be found here. Last night, Jelani Freeman boarded a train from Washington, D.C. to Philadelphia, where today he will take the stage at the Democratic National Convention. Now working as an attorney in D.C., Freeman will speak… Read More »