CASA, Wiesner Preparing Foster Youths for the Future

Sale Consultant Josh Ables answers questions from teenagers as part of Court Appointed Special Advocate’•s new Fostering Futures program, which aims to help the teens gain real life experience at Wiesner Buick-GMC, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Conroe. Program participants learned about the car buying experience from building credit to car contract negotiations

By Meagan Ellsworth for The Conroe Courier

A dozen foster youths had a chance to test drive the car-buying experience at Wiesner in Conroe as part of a series of summer events to help prepare them for the future. CASA Child Advocates of Montgomery County teamed up with the automotive dealership as part of the “Fostering Futures” program launched in 2013 to give the youths a glimpse of the real world. Read more…