Ashlee escaped a life of instability, neglect, and abuse. Today,
she exudes confidence and wisdom beyond her 20 years.
At age 16, her mother abandoned her. She did not know her father.
Ashlee had no place to go and no family to care for her.
The rest of Ashlee’s story would not be possible without the
generosity of Stanford Youth Solutions supporters. Through
Stanford Youth Solutions’s Family Finding services, Ashlee
rediscovered her father, who invited her to live with him in