Meal Kits for Families in the Foster Care System

Souper Bowl of Caring is a national movement of young people working to fight hunger and poverty in their own communities around the time of the Super Bowl football game. In the weeks leading up to or on Super Bowl Sunday, young people take up a collection asking for items…

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Outreach: Foster Support Faith Alliance

In the November issue of The Good News, Dee West introduced us to the Foster Support Faith Alliance (FSFA), a ministry of Seattle Union Gospel Mission addressing homelessness by supporting foster care. Continuing that introduction, the FSFA explains how foster care is supported by churches in our region. The Foster…

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Foster Care – Giving/Volunteer Opportunities

FOSTER CARE – Holiday Giving/Volunteer Opportunities Are you looking for volunteer or giving opportunities for you and/or your family? Here are a few possibilities:   VOLUNTEER White Center Foster Parent Support Group, Christmas Party – Saturday, December 8, 4-7pm At Beverly Park Baptist Church in Burien Children’s Administration Joyful Toy…

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BE  AN  ANGEL – Commit to Angel Tree Child

What could be worse than the absence of a parent? When a child knows this pain, it marks their life forever.  We ALL need the Lord for this kind of irreparable pain. You can be the hands and feet of the Lord, blessing a child who is missing their parent…

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Foster Care and the Church

The Foster Support Faith Alliance (FSFA), a ministry of Seattle Union Gospel Mission (UGM), engages homelessness by supporting foster care. Last year’s Count Us In study found that in Seattle 29% of unaccompanied young people experiencing homelessness reported a history of foster care. Nationally, over 40% of youth who age…

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