American Association of University Women (AAUW)
Danville-Alamo-Walnut Creek Branch
Please join us to learn about
The Foster Care System: What Works, What Doesn’t, and How You Can Make a Difference
Saturday, January 28, 2017
10 a.m. — Noon
Danville Town Meeting Hall,
201 Front Street, Danville
The featured speaker for this riveting Foster Care program will be Paulina Astafuroff. She will share her personal story about growing up in the foster care system, transitioning out of the system, and finding her way to UC Berkeley where she is currently enrolled. Paulina now supports other foster care youth as a counselor, academic advocate, and workshop leader.
Paulina will also talk about how the foster care system works and what challenges girls in particular, face during and after their foster care experience.
There is no charge for this program but you will need to register in order to attend. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mary Ellen Blake
DAW-AAUW Publicity Chair