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Milwaukee organization gifts foster kids with feeling of home

December 22, 2016
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A home for the holidays is something many people may take for granted. That's why the Milwaukee organization Lad Lake is supporting some of the community's most vulnerable youth and giving foster kids without a traditional home the feeling of family TMJ4 Copyright 2016 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. MILWAUKEE - A home for the holidays is something many people may take for granted. That's why the Milwaukee organization Lad Lake is supporting some of the community's most vulnerable youth and giving foster kids without a traditional home the feeling of family this holiday season. "When I was young, I was [taken] from home," Lavante Smith said. "I went into a group home and foster care and they took care of me for three years," he continued. Lavante Smith was never adopted before aging out of the foster care system. He's 20 years old now, and living on his own, but he said the holiday season will always be...

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