Elva Martinez, age 18 

Pronouns: She/Her
4 years in Indiana foster system

Elva is from Lafayette, Indiana. She has obtained her CNA certification and is currently going to Ivy Tech Community College for her Associate’s degree in Respiratory Therapy. Elva has a passion for traveling and experiencing different cultures. Elva loves to do missionary work and hopes to go to Jamaica next year. She says, “I want to change perspectives about youth in the foster care system.

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2022 All-Stars