Tag - relationships

4 Ways to Help Vulnerable Children in Your Community

All families are beautifully different and unique. Whether you’re in a big city or a small town, in every community, there are families who are struggling with employment, substance use, food insecurity, trauma, and physical or mental illness. These […]

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LAPD Fulfills First CarePortal Request

In Los Angeles, California, the LAPD runs a program for youth ages 13 to 17 that empowers young people to pursue their dreams and build their self-confidence. Through this program called LAPD Cadets, Officers Madrid, De La Rosa, and […]

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Mizzou Football is Impacting Children

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Through our partnership with Angel Armies, and […]

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The Power of Prayer | Joe Knittig, CEO

The Power of Prayer
“She (my mother) became a warrior far superior to any epic hero.  She became a giant on her knees.  With a sword in one hand she battled the enemies of death and disease, and with her […]

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The ultimate CarePortal story: from a single transactional request to a life-changing home

Every CarePortal request presents the opportunity for churches to make meaningful connections. Sometimes, connection means meeting one need at just the right moment. At other times, connection starts life-changing relationships like for one single mom of nine kids in […]

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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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4 tips for meeting family support needs | CarePortal

There is no one single definition of family. It comes in many forms, but one thing is for certain: a child needs the love and support of family, no matter what the family looks like. That’s why CarePortal believes […]

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More than a stroller | CarePortal

When you help those in your community through the CarePortal platform, sometimes you are just responding by providing a simple item, and that is enough. But there are times when that simple item makes an impact far beyond what […]

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6 best practices for caring for children with trauma | CarePortal

Experiencing childhood trauma can leave a significant impact that can follow children into adulthood if not properly cared for. Whether it’s the separation of the family, the loss of a loved one, abuse, neglect, or another kind of traumatic […]

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Exciting new opportunity combining CarePortal, rock and football

The Global Orphan Project operates CarePortal as our domestic ministry platform. We work behind the scenes to equip local churches to care for local kids in crisis. The CarePortal network of local churches (nearly 2,000 strong and growing) has […]

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