Education

These programs are helping foster youth make it to college graduation

Destiney Rodriguez, right, reviews her academic schedule with Mt. San Antonio College counselor Jesse Lopez.
Destiney Rodriguez, right, reviews her academic schedule with Mt. San Antonio College counselor Jesse Lopez.
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Many foster youth who get into college struggle to graduate. California is spending $17 million this year to help them earn a degree.