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Daryle Conquering-Bear Testifies in DC on Disproportionality

By Celeste — Aug 7, 2008

Today FosterClub All-Star Daryle Conquering-Bear testified in front of the U.S. Congressional Ways and Means Committee. Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Income Security and Family Support, held the hearing to examine... Read more

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When succeeding is illogical, and losing isn't optional, the impossible becomes possible

By Naomi — Aug 5, 2008

It has been my experience as is the same with many other young people in fostercare that people expect you to fail. They do not believe in your ability to do well, for a number of reasons. Sometimes it is because they have developed stereotypes... Read more

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Bio Family Help...Coming to a Book Store Near YOU!

By Sade — Aug 5, 2008

Well, I am really excited about one of FosterClub's newest projects! It is a guide book that is focused on helping young people in foster care relate to their bio families safely. So, for all the the youth who have ever been to a Bio-Hazard workshop... Read more

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Brotherly Love

By Celeste — Aug 3, 2008

My brother was everything to me. I wish we had stayed together. By Jeremiyah S. Growing up, my brother and I were known as the twin towers. We're both very tall and we both played basketball. Lots of times we'd play together, and while I'm good, he'... Read more

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Brotherly Love

By Celeste — Aug 3, 2008

My brother was everything to me. I wish we had stayed together. By Jeremiyah S. Growing up, my brother and I were known as the twin towers. We're both very tall and we both played basketball. Lots of times we'd play together, and while I'm good, he'... Read more

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The Danger of Having Nothing to Lose...As a Foster Kid...(Inspired by Rev. Otis Moss the 3rd)

By Sade — Aug 1, 2008

So, I was just thinking about being a foster kid: The stigmas, worries, and all the anxiety that comes with the title. And I had to ask myself: What would happen if every foster kid (All 513,000+ of us) decided that they would not be bound by their... Read more

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Concerning Life

By Tim — Jul 31, 2008

Concerning Life I was dreaming again today. In my dream everything was so horribly dry, even people's hearts. People looked at one another as burdens or as a means to some trivial end. People sacrificed others before they would sacrifice themselves... Read more