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Foster kids’ angel of light

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/the_mensch_list/article/foster_kids_angel_of_light_20101222

As a child, Lauri Burns thought God was punishing her for something horrible she had done in a past life. How else could she explain the years of beatings by her father that began when she was just 5 years old, or the mental abuse that left her suicidal by her bat mitzvah and led her to drug addiction and prostitution on the streets of Santa Ana?

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