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Children’s Services of Roxbury marks 50th anniversary
The Rev. Richard and Jestina Richardson, longtime community leaders, had witnessed a troubling pattern emerging from the state’s foster system. Black and other children of color were trapped in a web of broken promises, and families voiced distrust in the state’s ability to help them. So, the couple decided to find a solution to better support those families. They established the Children’s Services of Roxbury. 
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