RAUL MARRERO of Episcopal Social Services is our guest this evening. Raul entered the foster care system when he was a toddler, thus separating him from his six siblings. He moved from one foster family to another, was placed at a treatment center due to an injury and then was incarcerated for committing an offense. During his time in prison, Raul turned his life around by earning his college degrees. After being released and aging out of the system, he was hired by Episcopal Social Services as a youth advocate. Since then, Raul was promoted to Special Assistant to ESS’s Executive Director. Listen to his fascinating story about how he reconnected to a foster parent that raised him between the ages of 2 and 6. Chester Jackson hosts Play Radio Show Here
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