American Graduate Champion: Cortney Jones

KLRU shares the inspiring stories of the people that are making our community a success! As part of our American Graduate initiative, we’re honoring American Graduate Champions that are making a difference in our community.

A former foster youth herself,  Jones has spent the past 10 years advocating for youth in the foster care system. She founded programs aimed at helping youth in foster care, and currently works with American YouthWorks assisting people with housing needs. Read more about Jones’ work