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CarePortal Goes to Haiti

CarePortal Region Goes to Haiti. You Can, Too!

"There’s a church in the community who cares for orphaned and vulnerable children." This ambiguous statement could be made of churches all over the world. These churches possess the same heartbeat, even though the location varies. For those of us in the CarePortal network,… Read More

1000 churches

Texas Church Becomes 1,000th Active Member of CarePortal Community

Since CarePortal’s inception, this community has been working toward the day of a Church-centered child welfare system. We don’t expect this transformation to happen overnight. Rather, as a football commentator might narrate, this change is a story of inches, with each… Read More

CarePortal - Behind the Scenes

CarePortal – Behind the Scenes

Thanks to you, CarePortal community, beautiful stories are written every day in communities from Phoenix, Arizona to Raleigh, North Carolina. Today, we want to share with you a peek behind the curtain. Just within the past week, child welfare workers have praised the passion… Read More

Faces of CarePortal meet Chris

Faces of CarePortal: Meet Chris

Each one of us, individually, is called to be the hands and feet of Jesus. We all, as the Church, are invited—and expected—to represent the Body of Christ. But what if we don’t know how to serve? What if we don't know when? What if our hearts yearn to help, and what if… Read More

CarePortal - children in flower field

In the Business of Serving Others

Everyday, a new CarePortal need arises. Everyday, another CarePortal need is met. Within the past week, bus passes have been delivered, cribs and stoves have been provided, children and parents have been reunified, and impacted families have attended church for the first… Read More

Faces of CarePortal: Meet Janet

The Faces of CarePortal: Meet Janet

The new year has arrived, and we have much to look forward to in 2017. As our CarePortal family continues to grow, and the network of churches continues to care for local children and families in crisis, we hold hopeful expectations of extravagant growth for this next chapter… Read More

Joe Knittig

2 Minutes with GO | Jan ’17 Quarterly Update

Life is busy. We get it, so in this quarter’s update Joe Knittig will share news about Hurricane Matthew recovery efforts in Haiti, a need for prayer in Uganda, and explosive growth through CarePortal in the US — all in two minutes . . . well, almost. Joe also… Read More

CarePortal - Car

A Different Story for Foster Mom & Family

During this second week of Different December, we’re highlighting a story of God at work through CarePortal. Every community has children and families in crisis. CarePortal provides a real-time, relational connection for churches who want to care for them. Life can… Read More

Kerry, A Face of CarePortal

Faces of CarePortal: Meet Kerry

“I see the case manager’s reactions when [the requests] are met. It’s so wonderful to know that there is this large community that just wants to help us pretty much do our jobs . . . To see this large outreach and this large community is here to help us is just amazing .… Read More

Bishop Aaron Blake on video

Stand With Us on Orphan Sunday

This Sunday, Christians across the globe will unite with one voice to remember God’s heart for the fatherless. Initiated by the Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO), Orphan Sunday has emerged as an annual reminder of the Lord’s bold declaration of “father to the… Read More