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22 million kids rely on school lunches | CarePortal

Schools are reopening for the fall semester with a variety of remote, hybrid and in-person learning and children are learning, but many of them are going hungry, too.
In the U.S., 22 million kids receive free or reduced-price lunch during […]

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The strength of the Church network | CarePortal

One request, two states and the Church network worked together to help reunify one six-year-old girl with her father.
Request #46532 came in from California for a bed, bedding and a dresser for six-year-old Tiana who had been in foster […]

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The national food crisis | CarePortal

The novel coronavirus, COVID-19, has disrupted lives across the nation. As we try to recover even a semblance of pre-virus normalcy, there’s one group of people who are easy to overlook in the midst of the chaos — the […]

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The real winner: the family | CarePortal

One agency’s first CarePortal request had two churches clamoring for the opportunity to respond. CarePortal in Montgomery County, Ohio recently started enrolling additional requesting agencies outside of Children Services to be able to provide a wider net of care […]

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The promise of a bed | A testimonial from Renae Denbow, CarePortal Ambassador

Sometimes all it takes is the promise of a bed to keep families together. Below is a beautiful, goosebump raising testimonial from Renae Denbow, Greater Cincinnati Ambassador for CarePortal, of how this very promise kept a single dad and […]

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5 meaningful ways to support a foster family | CarePortal

May is National Foster Care Month! At CarePortal and The Global Orphan Project, we want to acknowledge and thank all those who open up their homes and hearts to children and their families in a time of crisis. Even […]

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6 ways you can care for loved ones when you can’t physically be with them | CarePortal

Many of us desire to continue to care for our loved ones right now, even though we can’t physically be with them. It’s important we continue to show others just how much we care right now, especially the youth […]

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8 tips to help kids cope during isolation | CarePortal

For many of us not on the frontlines, we have entered a slower season of life faced with its new kind of challenges. This disruption and change in routine can be particularly stressful for children to cope with. They […]

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Operating in this new reality: How to safely serve | CarePortal

Children and families in crisis still need our help. Their vulnerability is even more exposed in the wake of COVID-19. But how can you safely serve during this pandemic? Our team has put together a list of practical, recommended […]

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CarePortal Celebrates 5 Years

March of 2020 marks five years of people, churches and organizations using CarePortal as a bridge to foster relationships across the nation. Over those five years, we experienced growing pains teaching us valuable lessons. We rejoiced together, labored together […]

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