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General Information
Gender: Male
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Occupation(s): Program Director
Family & Friends
Friends: Callie Adams Foster
Employees: Callie Adams Foster (former)
Production Information
First appearance: Stay
Last appearance: If and When
Portrayer: Alberto De Diego

Rafael is a recurring character in season two and season three of The Fosters. He is a former foster kid himself, and works at the foster drop-in facility.

Rafael is portrayed by Alberto De Diego.


Physical AppearanceEdit

Rafael has dark brown hair and a fit figure.


Rafael is kind and caring, but also is often over-worked, which leads to him being stressed.



Rafael sees Callie working with a new foster kid at the drop-in center, but when Callie tells Rafael she let AJ stay overnight and had stolen things, he fires Callie.

It's My Party

Rafael comes to Callie's birthday party and tells Rita that she lost her job.

If and When

Rafael runs into Callie at a coffee shop and says they should catch up, when Callie was going to meet AJ, but when she thought she saw someone at the door, she immediately left.

Appearances (6/101)Edit

Season 2 (3/21)

Season 3 (3/20)




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