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

One of My Many Insprations

By b_true — Jun 18, 2009

This is an excerpt from a poem that gives me goosebumps every time I hear it, so I thought I'd share some of it with you. "This is for the ones who are forgotten. The ones the amendments do not stand up for. For the ones who are told to speak only... Read more

The Transition Panel!!!

By Staciejc — Jun 17, 2009

Yesterday us All-Stars had our first transition panel with real people. As in real people I mean it was no longer presenting to the fellow All-Stars. I was so scarred at first but afterwords the impression we left was an amazing one. I never thought... Read more

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"With great power comes great responsibility"

By b_true — Jun 14, 2009

Hey FosterClub friends, I just thought I'd check in. The all-stars have the day off today after participating in a fun sand-castle building competition yesterday. After we got home from playing in the sand and surf, we were all so pooped the whole... Read more

My Story

By kitarea — Jun 14, 2009

Hello again!! I hope you are all enjoying reading our blogs and getting to know us. We are so excited to meet you all and share experiences to hopefully inspire you all. Just a little bit about myself: I entered the foster care system in Colorado at... Read more

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Breaking the Cycle

By kitarea — Dec 15, 2008

2009 FosterClub All-Star Kita Anderson wrote the following piece for the Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies (FPWA) Going to graduate school to achieve my dream of becoming a social worker after overcoming a harsh beginning is the only way for... Read more

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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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