hAPPYLY EVER AFTER ZOOM EVENT

Happily Ever After – Learn about Foster Care in Zoom Event

REGISTER FREE FOR SATURDAY MORNING’S EVENT Natalie Chavis Fisher is a best-selling author, third-generation attorney and executive producer for the feature documentary Foster Care: Perfect Imperfection. Natalie has practiced foster care adoption law for twenty years. Within this time, she has helped tens of thousands of foster children legally solidify their “forever homes.” Natalie previously […]

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Holm Auto Good News: Blankets make warm gifts for Kansas foster families

Blankets make warm gifts for Kansas foster families

Saint Francis Ministries ordered 1,300 roll-up travel blankets for foster and kinship families, but the problem was how to get them to the families. “We thought it would be a good wrap-around community event,” Vicki Cain said. Saint Francis Ministries looks after about half of the 7,000 children in Kansas foster care. Kinship families are […]

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Foster Fit Seeks to Provide Foster Youth With CrossFit Gym Membership

Providing Foster Youth With CrossFit Gym Membership

Starting this week, athletes around the world can compete in the first-ever online Foster Fit competition, a fundraiser to provide children in the child welfare system with a CrossFit gym membership. Why it matters: According to the Children’s Rights organization, there are nearly 424,000 children in foster care on any given day in the U.S. […]

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Public invited to give input on Kentucky's foster care system in virtual town hall meetings

Starting Tomorrow. Public invited to give input on Kentucky’s foster care system

FRANKFORT, KY — The Kentucky Administrative Office of the Courts is inviting the public to several virtual town hall meetings in October to discuss improving outcomes for Kentucky children and families involved in the state foster care system. The four regional meetings, held Oct. 13 through Oct. 21, will […] Virtual Town Hall Meeting Schedule […]

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Black honored for work with children

Foster Grandparent of the Year Honored. Black honored for work with children

Since 2011, Shirley Black has touched the lives of young children as a Foster Grandparent in the Head Start and Early Head Start program at Douglass Community Services. To help children find a place of belonging, Grandma Shirley begins by helping each child build a relationship. Each morning, she assists arriving children transition into the […]

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WANT TO HELP? Pajamas drive held this week for children in shelters, foster care

Pajamas drive held this week for Arizona Children in shelters, foster care

Angel Heart Pajama Project is asking for donations of new pajamas for children in need. The drive will be held now until Monday, Sept. 28. The drive will accept only new pajamas for children who have been upended and may have been left with nothing. You can donate new pajamas, size zero to adult small, […]

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Kinship foster homes help 160,000 kids around Arizona

Kinship Foster homes help 160,000 kids around Arizona

PHOENIX — If you’re raising grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, or a child under the age of 18 not born to you, Arizona’s Children Association can help. More than 160,000 kids in our state are living in Kinship foster homes. These homes offer a familiar setting for foster children to remain connected with their biological families […]

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Urgent need for foster families in Sonoma

Urgent Need for Foster Parents in Sonoma County, California

Event Upcoming on February 24th Each day, 50 to 75 Sonoma County children and teens are in need of a safe place to live, according to the county’s Sonoma Foster Care agency, and there is currently an “urgent” need for foster parents and adoptive families to open their homes to local foster children. Local families […]

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Louisville Laser, a Top Med Spa in Louisville, KY Calls for Donations Towards Helping Children in Foster Care

Louisville Laser Calls for Donations Towards Helping Children in Foster Care

Source: Press Release Louisville, KY – Louisville Laser, a top medical spa in Louisville, KY has been helping members of their community by providing top-of-the-line beauty improvement services and by giving back to the community. As a business that takes pride in giving back to the community, Louisville Laser is proud to call for donations […]

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