Green Tara the Bodhisattva of compassionate action who manifests in female form. Tara's name is said to derive from the verb meaning "to cross" or "to traverse". In Tibetan Tara is Drolma which means "She Who Saves".
tara (buddhism) - Tara is a tantric meditation deity whose practice is used by practitioners of the Tibetan branch of Vajrayana Buddhism to develop certain inner qualities and understand outer, inner and secret teachings about compassion and emptiness. - Google Search
This quote has meaning to us because we serve youth have been dealt a bad hand in life. Rather than focus on feeling sorry for themselves we strive to broaden their horizons and expand their knowledge of the opportunities available to them they can use to improve their situation.