2018 Louisiana Young Heroes - Kari Stephens
Season 2018 Episode 5 | 2m 50s
When their mother died of cancer, Kari Stephens and her brother were adopted by their aunt. In addition to her mother’s terminal illness, Kari’s childhood was made more difficult by a father in prison, an older sister who frequently ran away, and time spent in a homeless shelter. Kari found that by opening herself up to people, she would be exposed to opportunities she hadn’t considered.