Tag Archives: foster care

Thank You To All Who Attended Tri-Valley Jail n Bail

  A huge thank you for all the people who attended the Tri-Valley Jail n Bail in Pleasanton at  the SideTrack Bar + Grill this July. We had a great turnout and brought in over $10,000 to benefit the kids … Continue reading

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Book Bags for Foster Kids

Thanks to John at Journey Christian Church for delivering boxes of book bags that we could give to the kids in foster care that Agape Villages supports. Just in time for the school year to start!

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Helping A Little Girl Who Is Hurting

Grace, a 6 year old girl, has had a difficult life so far. Prior to coming to Agape Villages, she was in foster care and subsequently reunified with her mother early last year. Unfortunately, her mother continued struggling with a … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Boys—Family Secured

An all-too-typical story. 2 teen brothers. Biological mom on drugs. Biological dad in prison. The boys moved between family members, city to city. Not going to school. Finally CPS was called. The boys were in several foster homes and then … Continue reading

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Investing In Children Is Worth It!

When Ms. Kleyn asked me to write an article regarding children, foster care, etc., I first was inclined to decline saying I was too busy and/or had too many important things to do. Now, I am very glad I accepted. … Continue reading

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Christmas Parties

Agape Villages celebrated its Christmas parties this year with pizza and cake, games and gifts for all the foster kids. We had a party in each of our 3 regions. Thank you to all of the Agape staff who worked … Continue reading

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Thank You Pleasanton North Rotary!

Agape Villages was thrilled to be the beneficiary of Fund-A-Need at Pleasanton North Rotary’s A Starry Night event in September. Rotary members Tom Hall and Tami Hennegan presented the check to Janet Kleyn and Jen Oxe on December 1. The … Continue reading

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We are an Inspire Giving Semi-finalist!

Janet Kleyn and Courtney McAlister were pleased to attend an event on Nov 30 in Citrus Heights, where Agape Villages Foster Family Agency and 2 other semi-finalists for the Inspire Giving grant were featured. Janet and Courtney answered a lot … Continue reading

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Friday FAQ’s: What is Orphan Sunday?

Friday FAQ’s: What is Orphan Sunday? Continue reading

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Friday FAQ’s: What support does Agape Villages offer?

Friday FAQ’s: A review of the support that Agape Villages provides to its foster families and foster children. Continue reading

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