Meet the 2016 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

What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Stronger

By Lindsaybriese — Jul 1, 2016

I think we can all agree that as foster youth, we have to jump through additional hoops to achieve our goals. We have to take the long way in doing things that give our friends minimal trouble. However, going the great lengths to get your financial... Read more

Why So Discouraged?

By mskelton — Jul 1, 2016

Hello everyone! So I spent my time in care during my late elementary and middle school years. As you might agree, this time of life is crucial for youth to really begin figuring out who they are and what they want to be about. You can't necessarily... Read more


By edie — Jun 30, 2016

I have been told me multiple times that I would not be able to study abroad or do Independent Living while in my dorm at school. This really limited my options because at the time studying outside of the United States was one of my biggest goals. I... Read more

Everything's a Test, Along With a Learning Experience

By Lindsaybriese — Jun 27, 2016

When I found out about Foster Club, I was overwhelmed with curiosity. Ever since I became an All-Star, I have found that I have learned something new and useful about Foster Club and how much it will benefit me as a person as well as an advocate... Read more

Life as an All- Star

By Cristal Ramirez — Jun 24, 2016

Hello people! Before anything else, I would like to share with you all about how I heard about FosterClub because there has to be a beginning to everything right? So my Freshmen year of college I received an email that informed me about the... Read more

If you would like to engage one of the 2016 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

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  • 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