Anthony Stover

Anthony is the Court Improvement Coordinator with Georgia EmpowerMEnt, and he also travels across the country as a foster care advocate speaking on behalf of youth in foster care. Prior to joining Georgia EmpowerMEnt, Anthony was an Intern with the Georgia Supreme Court Committee on Justice for Children. Anthony worked... Read more

Joshua Morgan-Griggs

No headshot available
Oregon's Joshua Lee Morgan-Griggs, entered foster care at age 6; With 11 placements and attending 9 schools, moving from kinship care, foster care, and legal guardianships, he suffered from a lack of permanency. He serves on the Oregon Foster Youth Connection advisory board, was a state officer of SkillsUSA, which... Read more

JJ Hitch

No headshot available
JJ Hitch spent 4 years in Michigan's foster care system. Brief Biography: JJ Hitch is a college student studying Communication and is hoping he can talk his way into a job after he graduates. He has been involved in a number of conferences and internships helping to raise awareness, empower... Read more

Daryle Conquering Bear

No headshot available
At a young age, Daryle was placed in a position that i was not ready for, to be a father or to be the young responsible adult for my brothers and sisters. They were placed in care at the young ages of 12-4 years old. He is the oldest of... Read more

Zach Sandner

No headshot available
2006 FosterClub All-Star Zach Sandner, from Missouri, entered foster care at the age of 16 and lived in four different placements. Now on his own, he and enjoys hiking, hunting, and other outdoor activities. He is the president of his Area Youth Advisory Board and sits on the Missouri State... Read more

Aaron Weaver

Aaron Weaver headshot
2006 FosterClub All-Star Aaron Weaver, from Nebraska, was in foster care from birth. At age six, he was adopted by a loving family. During his stay in the system Aaron underwent injustices of all types, causing many lasting effects that have caused Aaron to devote his time to improving the... Read more

CherRita Jones

CherRita Jones grew up in California, she was in foster care at 15 was separated from her five siblings. One month after she turned 18, CherRita was homeless, but with help from her Independent Living Program, determined to better her life. Today, she is a recent graduated of Cosumnes River... Read more

Alisha Jackson

blank headshot
Alisha Jackson, 2006 FosterClub All-Star, entered Oklahoma's foster care system at the age of 14, along with two brothers. Placed in kinship care with their grandparents, Alisha later moved and experienced seven placements in 4 years. During this time, she struggled with family acceptance and feelings that she did not... Read more

Joshua Morgan-Griggs

No headshot available
Oregon's Joshua Lee Morgan-Griggs, entered foster care at age 6; With 11 placements and attending 9 schools, moving from kinship care, foster care, and legal guardianships, he suffered from a lack of permanency. He serves on the Oregon Foster Youth Connection advisory board, was a state officer of SkillsUSA, which... Read more

Julia Charles

Twenty-five year old Julia spent more than 11 years in North Carolina's foster care system. During this time, she lived in more than a dozen foster homes, and lost contact with her seven brothers and sisters. "If someone had asked me what I was waiting for while I was in... Read more