Paige Moore Drew, 20, a sophomore at Sacramento State University, and Jazmin Favela, 18, who attends Cabrillo Community College, are both California Youth Ambassadors. They recently participated in the Foster Youth Education Summit in Pasadena where they were interviewed by Teresa Wiltz from the Pew Charitable Trusts.
The topic was aging out and extended care. Both Paige and Favela have decided to stay in foster care until age 21. The benefits and services extended care offers has made their pursuit of higher education possible.
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