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May 10, 2019
Called to Serve
For many, the thought of taking care of six children can seem like an absolutely impossible task. For Aaron and Andrea Moore, they’ve found it to be their calling. When Aaron and Andrea first began to foster, they only planned to welcome one boy between the ages of 3 and…
May 03, 2019
Governor and First Lady DeSantis Recognize May as National Foster Care Month in Florida
Governor and First Lady DeSantis, along with the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) and the Florida Coalition for Children (FCC), joined partners across the state to recognize May as National Foster Care Month in Florida. There are currently about 5,400 licensed foster homes and there is always a…
May 01, 2019
Oh the Places You'll Go!
OH!THE PLACES YOU'LL GO! You'll be on your way up!You'll be seeing great sights!You'll join the high flierswho soar to high heights. You won't lag behind, because you'll have the speed.You'll pass the whole gang and you'll soon take the lead.Wherever you fly, you'll be best of the best.Wherever you…
Apr 30, 2019
A Grandparents Love: Spotlight on Chris Mathews
Chris Mathews works for Children's Home Network, one of our provider partners who provides support to relatives who are taking care of younger family members. Approximately 30% of children in foster care nation-wide are being raised by relatives. A few years after Chris Mathew’s daughter got pregnant with her second…
Apr 25, 2019
$100 Could Win Your DREAM Vacation!
100% of proceeds benefit our efforts to polish off child abuse!
Apr 20, 2019
Team Member Spotlight: Lillie Rivera
An administrative professional her entire career, Lillie Rivera has worked in a variety of fields – from insurance and photography to shipping and telecommunications.But nothing, she says, compares to the past seven years she has spent in child welfare. “I enjoy being able to help people and see a smile…