Stories of Hope



My name is Raquel and I was in foster care for 4 years before aging out in April of 2013 and I’m a single mother of a 1 year old girl.Read More


Jessica Smith

What led me to Hope Forward was losing my job, their organization helped prevent me from being evicted.Read More


Brittany Clark

I am 25 years old. I’m a single mother of two little girls. I first came into foster care when I was 13 years old.Read More


I Am Here: Don’t Forget Me

I am here. Don't forget me. A video brochure of former foster youth who are members of Foster Care Alumni of America. FCAA is a national non-profit organization dedicated to … More

Growing Up Baltimore

Growing Up Baltimore-Foster Care Survivor Works To Make Life Better For Those In System This article is written by Karen Hosler (2009-11-06). BALTIMORE, MD (wypr) – “Do you … More