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Back-to-school requests | CarePortal

Temperatures are cooling and summer is coming to a close. That can mean only one thing: it’s back-to-school season! This is an exciting time for children to start a new chapter of their education, but it can also be […]

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Top 5 most requested items through CarePortal

People often ask what items are most commonly requested to meet the needs of children through CarePortal, our online platform designed to connect children and families in crisis to churches and people who want to help. Let’s dive in […]

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Meeting needs | A Reflection from CarePortal State Director

As a community, we celebrate when needs are met. But we rarely see or talk about the day-to-day happenings of those connections being made.
Below is a reflection we received from CarePortal Ohio State Director Janelle Shelton. She gives us […]

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How you support kids in foster care through CarePortal

 
Thank you for supporting kids in foster care through CarePortal.
As May comes to an end, so does National Foster Care Month. And we think it’s a great time to remember all the ways you support kids in foster care […]

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At his best on his bike | CarePortal

A United States social worker recently submitted a request for an unusual item through CarePortal, our platform that connects kids and families in crisis to churches and people who want to help. She shared this story, explaining the weight behind the gift:
An 11-year-old […]

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5 best practices for meeting material needs | CarePortal

 
The child welfare system is complex and diverse, as are the ways that you can engage and serve within it. CarePortal is a tool designed to help bridge the gap between the children and families in crisis and people […]

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December 9 is CarePortal Day in Kansas City

We’ve got exciting news, CarePortal friends. Kansas City Mayor, Sly James, has issued a proclamation establishing Dec. 9, 2018 as CarePortal Day.
Why? Because churches across the country are coming together to do exactly what Jesus calls us to do: love our neighbors. 

PROCLAMATION
establishing December 9, 2018
as ‘CarePortal Day’
in […]

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Adoption and CarePortal: What’s the connection?

We recently explained that every time you respond to a request on behalf of a child in your community through CarePortal, your response is intended to accomplish one of 10 purposes. Today, on National Adoption Day, we want to talk […]

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Why do beds matter? | CarePortal

People often ask what item is most commonly requested to meet the needs of children through CarePortal, our technology platform designed to connected children and families in crisis to churches and people who want to help. Across the 20 […]

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CarePortal Story | Moving Beyond the Connection Point

CarePortal facilitates the meeting of tangible needs, but the vision has always been deeper. The phrase, “making connections”, is blasted throughout the stories we share. When you meet a need, a connection point is formed and opens the opportunity […]

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