Articles from Newspapers

Mentoring program helps teens in foster care” (Standard-Examiner)

Kaysville author takes stand for homeless teens at Davis Reads benefit” (Standard-Examiner)

From abused child to FranklinCovey executive and LDS family man, Sam Bracken’s journey of a radical change” (Deseret News)

Be that one to help one,’ former foster kid implores” (Deseret News)

Football star inspires KSU students with life story” (The Marietta Daily Journal)

Removing the Barriers to Higher Education for Homeless and Foster Youth” (The Huffington Post IMPACT)

Utah hopes to help youth who are homeless, in foster care”  (The Salt Lake Tribune)

Donald Conkey: Sam Bracken’s ‘Journey to Radical Change‘ ” (Cherokee Tribune)

One Coach’s Mission: A Journey to Radical Change” (The Coaching Commons)

Sam Bracken Speaks at Brigham Young University” (Common Reads)

My Orange Duffel Bag” Offers Foster Kids Hope” (11 Alive Atlanta)

An Athlete’s Journey To Success” (Sports Networker)

Sam Bracken’s Journey to Radical Change Reaches CNN” (The FaQtory)

Sam Bracken 11Alive Story” (YouTube/11 Alive)

My Orange Duffel Bag – A Journey to Radical Change” (YouTube)

Orange Duffel Bag” (WABE 90.1 FM)

My Orange Duffel Bag” (Random House)

About Orange Duffel Bag Foundation” (Every Child USA)” (50statesin50daystour)

Orange Duffel Bag speakers help mark 50th anniversary and homelessness awareness at Kennesaw State” (Kennesaw State University)

Atlanta Charity Partner: The Orange Duffel Bag Foundation” (Premier Sports Productions, LLC)

Why I Love My Orange Duffel Bag (and You Will, Too)” (Truth and Consciousness)

Orange Duffel Bag Program Helping At-Risk Teens Find Success” (

My Orange Duffel Bag” (LiteracyEverywhere/

MY ORANGE DUFFEL BAG VOOK: Sam Bracken Gets Clean, Looms Large” (Vook Contributor)

The Orange Duffle Bag Book empowers at risk kids” (Caroline Leavittville)


Sam Bracken’s “My Orange Duffel Bag” “ (Booble Babble)

Sam Bracken” (Random House Speaker’s Bureau)

Sam Bracken’s “My Orange Duffel Bag”  (KSU Sentinel)

We all suffer, we all have pain”: Sam Bracken Inspires Students at Kennesaw State University” (Common Reads)

Black Markets, Phenomenal Work, and Foster Care at DIY Days” (Wired)

CNN Interview – Sam Bracken : Helping Kids in Crisis” (CNN News)