Maryana Stern

Maryana spent 3 years in Pennsylvania's foster care system. While Maryana was in care she struggled with reunification and currently advocates for creating healthy relationships and maintaining appropriate boundaries between families. She is a sophomore at Duquesne University and is getting a dual-degree in history and 7-12 social studies education... Read more

Keisha Cohen

Keisha spent 18 years in Pennsylvania Keisha entered the foster care at birth and has spent her entire life in the foster care system. She has excelled in school and found an array of personal hobbies such as poetry, pointillism, and thrilling adventures outdoors. Keisha is passionate about changing the... Read more

Chris Woods

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Chris entered Pennsylvania's foster care system at 14 months old. At the age of 13, Chris was permanency places in kinship care with his aunt. Chris maintains positive connections with his biological mother and siblings today. Chris is very proud of the struggles that have made him who he is... Read more