Alisha Foerster

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Alisha Foerster spent around 2 years in Missouri's Foster Care System Alisha is a determined, successful, smart young woman who is a true inspiration. After dealing with several challenges at home, she entered into kinship care at the age of 16. Said Alisha about this experience, "My first year in... Read more

Ashley Jackson

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Ashley Jackson spent 5 years in foster care. After five years in kinship care, Ashley is now is living independently with roommates while attending Missouri State University. Ashley is majoring in public relations and aspires for a career in nonprofit event planning and fundraising. It is her dream to find... Read more

Ashley Jackson

Ashley Jackson Age 21 5 years in Missouri’s foster care system After five years in kinship care, Ashley is now is living independently with roommates while attending Missouri State University. Ashley is majoring in public relations and aspires for a career in nonprofit event planning and fundraising. It is her... Read more

Kayla Bridgman

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Kayla was placed in care for the first time around age 2, left the system at 11 and returned at age 16. With multiple placements starting at a young age, she's not sure how many homes she's been in, but guesses anywhere from 8-14. Kayla was been a member of... Read more

Bennie Gilliam-Williams

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Bennie has been in foster care since the age of 5. He is currently a sophomore at Harris-Stowe State University, majoring in Business Administration. Bennie hopes to someday own his own business. He is a member of the State Youth Advisory Board where he has the office of Censor. He... Read more

Zach Sandner

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2006 FosterClub All-Star Zach Sandner, from Missouri, entered foster care at the age of 16 and lived in four different placements. Now on his own, he and enjoys hiking, hunting, and other outdoor activities. He is the president of his Area Youth Advisory Board and sits on the Missouri State... Read more