Road out of poverty marked by 16-year nearly perfect path, MIT researcher argues
Road out of poverty marked by 16-year nearly perfect path, MIT researcher argues
Most people know that breaking generational cycles of poverty is difficult. But it may be harder than any of us ever imagined. ...
National Sibling Day: The importance of a brother and sister
National Sibling Day: The importance of a brother and sister
Today is National Sibling Day, and if you have siblings, you know the important role they play in your life. There is not a lot about childhood that...
Faith Focus: A simple prayer
Faith Focus: A simple prayer
Rather than a traditional devotion this morning, I’m asking you to pray a simple prayer. I’ll be joining you in it, as I’m sure many other...
Friday photo: Buckner Foster Care and Adoption participates in balloon release for National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Friday photo: Buckner Foster Care and Adoption participates in balloon release for National Child Abuse Prevention Month
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month and several Buckner locations participated in activities to help bring awareness to the issue of child...
Learning to serve
Learning to serve
It’s 9:30 on a Friday morning in Houston, Texas. Parkway Place is already buzzing with activity, residents of the senior living community coming...
National Volunteer Month: Buckner families give back to their community
National Volunteer Month: Buckner families give back to their community
Each volunteer at Buckner is an important piece of our ministries and this month we are celebrating National Volunteer Month by highlighting some of...
Shawna Roy named director of new Buckner Family Hope Center of Houston
Shawna Roy named director of new Buckner Family Hope Center of Houston
Buckner Children and Family Services leaders have announced that Shawna Roy has been named director of the new Buckner Family Hope Center of Houston,...
Faith Focus: When the unexpected happens
Faith Focus: When the unexpected happens
My son recently started his second season of baseball. It's the first time anyone on his team has had another child pitch to them, and the first two...
Friday photo: Happy Easter
Friday photo: Happy Easter
"But God demonstrates his own love toward us that while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us." – Romans 5:8 ...
Buckner Villas completes $29.8 million expansion and renovation project
Buckner Villas completes $29.8 million expansion and renovation project
Austin is one of the fastest growing cities in the country, and by 2040 the population of adults 65 and older is expected to comprise nearly...
Camp Buckner offers retreat to single parents in Buckner Family Pathways
Camp Buckner offers retreat to single parents in Buckner Family Pathways
Mothers and children in the Buckner Family Pathways programs across the state were able to spend spring break at Camp Buckner. Lisa Olgin is in the...
Families celebrate Easter at the Buckner Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake
Families celebrate Easter at the Buckner Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake
Last week, more than 900 people attended an Easter celebration on the proposed site of the new Buckner Family Hope Center at Bachman Lake in Dallas....

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