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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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GO Project invites you to stand with children on World Refugee Day

Today, on World Refugee Day, we want to thank every person who has joined with us in caring for refugee children and families in the Middle East. Since we launched our Middle East ministry partnerships in September 2017, you […]

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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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5 steps to become a licensed foster parent

May is National Foster Care Month and you may now be asking, “How do I become a foster parent?”. Perhaps it’s a question that’s been in the back of your mind (and heart) for years.
Today, let’s get practical and […]

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Reflection: Foster parent shares her experience

In honor of May’s Foster Care Month, our friend Mandy Gratton shares her experience fostering seven children under the age of five over the last 3 years. Read on for her reflection:
Foster care has been something I knew I […]

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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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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 change […]

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Connecting the Church to Grandma's Home

On the east side of Kansas City, a different kind of apartment complex exists. In general, apartment complexes are known for their ability to serve a wide variety of tenants, with each apartment’s features standardized to serve one or […]

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