Most ministries and clients safe; collection drive started
Most ministries and clients safe; collection drive started
With Hurricane Harvey downgraded to a tropical storm, Buckner International and its ministries to children, families and senior adults continue to be...
Hurricane Harvey: How you can help victims
Hurricane Harvey: How you can help victims
Buckner International President and CEO Albert Reyes announced that Buckner has initiated relief efforts to help storm victims both in Southeast Texas...
Breaking: Buckner ministries, staff affected by flooding; leaders assessing response
Breaking: Buckner ministries, staff affected by flooding; leaders assessing response
Sunday, 8/27/17 @ 4 p.m. ...
Please pray for our ministries preparing for Hurricane Harvey
Please pray for our ministries preparing for Hurricane Harvey
Buckner International President and CEO Albert Reyes announced Friday morning the statewide ministry is preparing for Hurricane Harvey’s expected...
Let’s go back to school
Let’s go back to school
Going back to school can be an anxious time for students. They’re faced with new teachers, new schedules and maybe even new friends. ...
Maneuvering the public education system for your foster children
Maneuvering the public education system for your foster children
Children who come into your care as foster children always come to you with some sort of trauma. Otherwise, they wouldn’t be in the need of a safe...
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...
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...
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...
'I'd like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free'
'I'd like to be remembered as a person who wanted to be free'
On Dec. 1, 1955, Rosa Parks boarded a largely empty bus in Montgomery, Ala. after a long day at work as a seamstress. She walked by several rows of...

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