Student Helps Change Driving Age for Foster Youth

The Murray State News

By Abby Siegel, News Editor

Glenda Wright, senior from Owensboro, Kentucky, is making a difference for children in foster care, inspired by her personal experience in the system.

Wright said her mother, who had a drug addiction, dropped her and her three siblings off at daycare one day and never returned. 

Growing up Wright and her siblings lived with her grandmother, but when she passed away in 2009, they were taken into the care of the state. She had three total placements that ultimately divided Wright from her siblings.

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