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By JacobC — Jun 12, 2015

“I see now the circumstances of one’s birth are irrelevant. It is what you do with the gift of life that determines who you are.” -Mewtwo For a majority of my life I have been in situations... Read more

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By arokeson — Jun 12, 2015

I was in fourth grade when I started to realize that my family wasn’t normal. In school one day, we had a presentation about abuse. A nice lady came and talked to our class about the warning signs of abuse and what you should do if you feel unsafe... Read more

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By Laticia — Jun 8, 2015

I have been involved in advocating for myself and other foster kids for four years now. Because of this I looked at myself as a pro when it came to public speaking, I mean I could stand up and tell my whole life story to anyone who cares to listen... Read more

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By amybergam — Feb 11, 2015

Define: Underdog (noun) 1) A person, team, or entity believed to have a poor chance of success, winning, or achieving some other goal. 2) A victim of injustice or persecution I’m not a professional.. in anything really. But I know I have a lot of... Read more

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By jdredman09 — Feb 11, 2015

Hello Everyone, So today is my first blog post for the internship. Since our arrival here at FosterClub's headquarters, Amy and I have attended Portland Code School to give us a crash course on web technologies and helped brush up our skills. I... Read more

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By henryw406 — Nov 8, 2014

For a good part of my life, everyone told me how to run my life. What I have to do, how I have to do it and so on and so forth. So here I am. Just turned twenty years old and even though I'm out of foster care, everyone else seems to keep running my... Read more

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By henryw406 — Aug 18, 2014

The day has come where we have to say goodbye to the first batch of Session B All Stars and it hurts. The friendships we’ve formed. The family, the things we’ve all been through….together. That will always be with us. Forever. Knowing full well that... Read more

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By Emily Tao — Aug 14, 2014

When I was young and only a child, running around careless & wild, my parents nagged me over and over that someday when I grow up, I will be an owner. They told me to study hard and often, no matter how hard I fought them, they pointed me in... Read more

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By SamDRogers — Aug 14, 2014

Why is common courtesy suddenly not so common? Extravagance. Luxury. Wealth. These are the words we have come to equate with success. Boy did we get it wrong. Chasing a dollar, a big home, and a fancy car, is getting us nowhere closer to being happy... Read more

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By BettyPrescott178 — Aug 12, 2014

“There is a place that I go, that nobody knows where the rivers flow and I call it home. Where there are more lies and the darkness is light, and nobody cries because there are only butterflies!” – Natasha Bedingfeild ‘Pocket of sunshine’ “Pocket of... Read more