10 years in Indiana’s foster care system
21 years old
Rimy entered foster care in October 2010. She lived in 5 different foster home, 2 groups homes and 2 residential treatment facilities. Rimy aged out of care in January 2019.
She now lives in the dormitories at Purdue University Northwest where she majors in Communication. She is now a Junior and hopes that when she finishes her 4 year degree to continue public speaking and hopes to publish books.
She spends her free time painting or partaking in as many forms of art and expression as possible. She also spends just as much time with her 10 siblings. She hopes to be an amazing role model to them.
Rimy is an outspoken individual who prides herself in her ability to help other youth find their voices just as she found hers.