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Divine Timing

Published on February 25, 2022, by Kate Brackett to the FSH Stories Category.

I've accomplished quite a lot while being in the FSH program. I graduated with my Associates degree and due to the overwhelming support, I knew I could continue and pursue my bachelors.

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Overcoming Obstacles

Published on February 14, 2022, by Kate Brackett to the Uncategorized Category.

My pregnancy as a young mother was not welcomed. I was met with an overwhelming amount of criticism. I was addressed with an attitude of being my family and society's new burden while simultaneously receiving almost no help. It was not until I started my journey with the Family Scholar House that I felt my family and those around me showed an increase in support and less reproach.

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Love. Support. Success.

Published on January 28, 2022, by Kate Brackett to the FSH Stories Category.

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Pursuing Your Dreams

Published on January 18, 2022, by Kate Brackett to the FSH Stories Category.

From the moment I started at FSH, I knew I was a part of the team but in that moment I realized the staff truly cared about assisting me in reaching my goals too.

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Instilling Hope for the Holidays

Published on December 29, 2021, by Kate Brackett to the Uncategorized Category.

You see, during my 2 years living at Riverport Scholar House I experienced one side of Adopt a Family, but this year I had the opportunity to learn how much actually goes into the process of making sure Santa finds over 400 FSH children.

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The Gift of Giving Back

Published on December 14, 2021, by Kate Brackett to the FSH Stories Category.

Family Scholar House gave me the opportunity to pave a successful path for me and my daughter. It can be a lot of pressure going to work, managing school full-time, paying bills, etc. The last thing I had time or money for was Christmas gifts.

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