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Classes for a Tiny Dancer

A 6-year-old girl was recently placed with a foster family. She is a social butterfly and loves making new friends! She dances quite a bit to her own tune at home, and because of the CarePortal community, she is now enrolled in a class to learn ballet, tap, jazz and hip… Read More


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Toddler Beds in Texas

Do you remember your first bed? Beds for children and families in crisis are among the items most frequently requested through CarePortal. Meeting such a basic need often proves to be a powerful experience for everyone involved. This week, a 3-year-old boy near Fort Worth,… Read More


Faces of CarePortal: Meet Abby

You have a heart to serve in your community. But sometimes it's hard to know how. Abby Fry is one of many dedicated Regional Managers representing CarePortal, The Global Orphan Project's ministry initiative bridging the gap between children in need and churches who want to… Read More


CarePortal: Powered by People

To all of our CarePortal teammates and friends, thank you for standing up as champions for children and leading your churches to do the same. CarePortal is powered by people like you. Would you like some encouragement? Take a few minutes to watch this video… Read More


National Foster Care Month

Celebrating National Foster Care Month

May is National Foster Care Month! So many of you serve foster children and families on a weekly basis. We know it's not easy, but thank you for being a part of these beautiful (but hard) stories. Established by President Ronald Reagan in 1988 and sponsored by the… Read More


1 Month = 1,000 Children Served

1 Month = 1,000 Children Served!

Last month, together and with the Lord as our shepherd, the CarePortal community served more than 1,000 children… and all of God's people said, “Amen!” We're celebrating this milestone with high hopes that we'll continue to see this number increase each month, as… Read More


Faces of CarePortal

Faces of CarePortal: Meet Dan

“My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you.” – John 15:12 Short. Sweet. This command is so seemingly simple, and yet we often find ourselves asking, “How?” How do I love someone as You have loved me? How do I love someone I’ve never met? How do I… Read More


Faces of CarePortal Meet Tanya

Faces of CarePortal: Meet Tanya

Lives transform by multiples when individuals shift from minimal participants to engaged contributors. Such is the case with you and your role in the CarePortal community. Meet Tanya Keys, the Regional Director for Children's Division in Jackson County, Missouri. Tanya works… Read More


10,000 Children Served

10,000 Children Served!

In Matt Redman's worship song 10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord), he cries out: For all your goodness I will keep on singing Ten thousand reasons For my heart to find. Today, we celebrate the 10,000. These reasons for celebration are not abstract, but… Read More


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Jam Packed with Jesus Passion

Last week, CarePortal representatives from across the country gathered to celebrate, train and collaborate. Those in attendance participated in the 2nd birthday celebration, where it was announced that local churches participating in CarePortal have impacted more than 9,000… Read More