Maria White

Why Traveling Abroad is Important for Underserved Youth-in-care and Foster Students.

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Every day, the number of underage children placed in foster care keeps increasing. A significant percentage of children in foster care are there because they come from under-resourced, low-income families going through a long-term crisis. These families suffer from intergenerational poverty, which is a situation where extreme poverty exists in a family from generation to […]

Compassion, Youth Development, and Foster Care! For Me, Here’s Why!

Compassion, Youth Development, and Foster Care! For Me, Here’s Why! AD99F95A 68F1 468D 9088 B35309EA3089

This is how it all started, I was passing time with my iPhone, scrolling, when I happen to read an interesting post on Instagram. A Sista with a big heart in Tampa, Florida had exceeded her goal of collecting suitcases. Fantastic!  But she was collecting suitcases for children aging out of the parental care of […]