Trek raises awareness for foster kids

Glenn Koster made it to Iola on Saturday as part of a yearlong effort to walk from one county seat to another. He's hoping to raise awareness about the vital role foster families play in the lives of some children.



February 13, 2023 - 1:56 PM

Glenn Koster of Hutchinson in front of the Woodson County Courthouse. Koster plans to walk from one county seat to another by the end of 2024.

Glenn Koster knows all too well the plight facing foster children.

He speaks from experience, having gone through the system himself as a youth in the 1960s, a turbulent time that left him scarred in more ways than one.

Now, more than half a century later, Koster has dedicated his life to children’s issues.

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