Episode 9: A Foster Care Survivor Turned Auther's Story

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About This Episode

Jenny Maher has been through a lot. Growing up with a mentally ill mother, she was in and out of the foster system. Jenny experienced some bad things in her childhood, but she managed to overcome them. Today, she is a inspiration to anyone facing challenges in life. She's the author of Never Give Up, a book that goes into even more of the obstacles she's faced in life.  In this episode, we talk about the issues in the foster care system and take a look at some of the mental affects it can have on a person. Listen to Jenny''s story and learn more abut what happens to children in the system.  Check out some of our advocacy-wear clothing products here, or read more about Jenny on our blog. Host and Producer: Karla Stephens-Tolstoy Co-Producer: Danielle Gallagher Editor: Joel North at East Coast Radio Creative Guests: Jenny Maher and David Pumo

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