Meet the 2009 All-Stars

Twenty five young leaders served a year-long internship with FosterClub, including an eight week in-residence experience at FosterClub headquarters.

Members of Our Team



Group Photos

Member Blogs

Minne-snow-ta TLT conference!

By b_true — Aug 1, 2009

Minne-snow-ta TLT conference! The Minnesota teen conference was so refreshing. Prior to Minnesota, It had been a month since I did a teen conference, and I really missed having the opportunity to connect with youth. Minnesota reinforced why I missed... Read more

Team Steve and Toby!

By iToby — Jul 31, 2009

Well It's official! I have 21 days left of being here in Seaside, until I return home! Wow, just yesterday it sure felt that I just got here and met my now All Star Family. Wow, I would have never thought I'd have a family. But it sure has been a... Read more

Home Sick, But No Home?

By iToby — Jul 28, 2009

Basically I know that this latest week living as an All Star has been a very big challenge. Everyone faces struggles in their lives, it's bound to happen. Amongst all the work that we are doing here at FosterClub I still feel like I am struggling. (... Read more

Shedding Skin

By kitarea — Jul 28, 2009

I wasn't born into greatness My roots lie deep everywhere but here There were skins to be shed Like the snake that slithered through the stories of the Chicana That I have mostly no connection to Similar we are For I put up a fight Though sometimes... Read more

The Money, Cars, Clothes...I Just Wanna Be Successful

By kitarea — Jul 28, 2009

There is a workshop that FosterClub presents called "Foster to Famous". It's about the Hero's Journey, overcoming challenges and in the end giving back. There are seven steps to completing the hero's journey and I think I'm still in the Struggles... Read more

If you would like to engage one of the 2009 FosterClub All-Star insterns, please contact FosterClub at 503-717-1552.

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  • Allegheny County Department of Human Services, Pennsylvania

  • Arizona Department of Child Safety

  • Discovery Land Company Foundation

  • Foundation for California Community Colleges

  • Hennepin County

  • Idaho Department of Health and Welfare

  • Nevada Division of Children and Family Services

  • New York Office of Children and Families

  • Michigan Department of Human Services

  • Missouri Department of Human Services

  • Oregon Department of Human Services

  • Student Assistance Foundation, Montana

  • Texas Department of Family and Protective Services

  • Vermont Department for Children and Families

  • Washington State Department of Social and Health Services

  • Franklin County Children's Services, Ohio