Why are shoe drives so important?
Why are shoe drives so important?
Hosting a shoe drive is a fun, meaningful way to serve those in need. Individual personalities shine through as donors make sure the shoes are special...
Friday photo: Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake celebrates first Buckner Market
Friday photo: Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake celebrates first Buckner Market
On July 22, the Buckner Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake in Dallas hosted its first Buckner Market. This market gives families the opportunity to...
Food Label Smart: Connecting what you eat with how you thrive
Food Label Smart: Connecting what you eat with how you thrive
The sweet aroma of black beans and savory chicken fills the room at the Buckner Family Hope Center at Wynnewood in Dallas. The families of the...
The butterfly effect
The butterfly effect
What if I told you donating a pair of new shoes would change the trajectory of a child’s life? Shoes we take for granted or may even complain about...
Bachman Lake soccer camp: A place of unity, community and hope
Bachman Lake soccer camp: A place of unity, community and hope
It’s 10:45 a.m. and 88 degrees outside. The sun is blazing, but the children are full of bliss as they race across the field. From the sidelines,...
Faith Focus: 'We changed the trajectory of his life'
Faith Focus: 'We changed the trajectory of his life'
Andi Harrison is director of Buckner foster care and adoption in North Texas. She’s also a foster parent. When her first foster child was placed...
Help children discover their super stories
Help children discover their super stories
Books and stories take us to a place we can only imagine. Along the way, they embed lessons and knowledge children can apply throughout their lives....
Dallas family declares ‘This is our time’ to succeed
Dallas family declares ‘This is our time’ to succeed
Tilia Sanchez volunteers at Burnet Elementary School in Dallas whenever she can. She wants to make the school the best it can be for every student,...
Faith Focus: Sitting on the precipice of something new
Faith Focus: Sitting on the precipice of something new
In an office near the front of the Buckner Children and Family Services campus in Longview, Texas, Buckner Family Coach Courtney Barr visits with a...
A place to be free: How Buckner Family Pathways resident discovered healing and freedom for her family
A place to be free: How Buckner Family Pathways resident discovered healing and freedom for her family
Amy Aguirre was a resident at the Buckner Family Pathways in Dallas. Last month, she graduated from the program, and is one semester away from...

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