Adrienne Torres

Adrienne Torres She/Her 21 Years Old New York Adrienne Torres lives in New York State. She goes to school at SUNY Purchase, where she studies theatre, play writing and literature. She plans to get her masters degree in theatre education one day. Adrienne enjoys listening to alternative music, writing songs,... Read more

Johnoi Shaw

Johnoi Shaw is a Jamaican National that came here in his early teens and ended up in care. He obtained his Bachelor’s of Psychology with a concentration in Neuroscience and aspires to get a degree in nursing. After experiencing and witnessing discrimination because his of sexual orientation, he decided to... Read more

Grace Gold

Grace Gold 2+ years in New York’s Foster Care System 19 years old She/her/hers Grace is currently in foster care. She grew up in many little villages and is currently studying at Alfred University. At College Grace found herself becoming more interested in being a leader, being more involved with... Read more

Rori Matthews

9+ years in New York's child welfare system 19 years old They/Them/Theirs Rori Matthews is a bigender foster youth who entered foster care at 10 years old. They were placed in a relative-foster home with their paternal grandparents and are expected to remain in care until they are 21 years... Read more