Transitions for Youth News
Future Leader Spotlight: Roscoe Houston
Roscoe Houston is a young man of passion and purpose. Born and raised in Newark, Roscoe spent 11 years in the NJ Foster Care System. A former New Jersey Foster Care Scholar and Essex County Community College student, he now attends San Diego State University. Roscoe continues to be an advocate for young people in foster care, and is in the process of finalizing his inspirational autobiography, "Chronicles of a Foster Child". Click here to read more about Roscoe and his compelling personal story.
Future Leader Spotlight: Wendy Logan
Wendy Logan knows what it means to succeed in the face of adversity. As a child in New Jersey’s foster care system, she struggled to remain positive amidst unstable placements, family tragedy, and responsibilities fitting for a person twice her age. But Wendy never gave up. A former NJFC Scholar and The College of New Jersey graduate, Wendy is preparing to graduate from the Master of Social Work program at the University of Pennsylvania in the spring of 2012. Click here to read more about Wendy's journey.