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Rio Grande Valley wind farm employees energize Christmas for 50 children in foster care

Rio Grande Valley wind farm employees energize Christmas for 50 children in foster care

Ronnie Pursley has worked in the energy industry for decades, but no matter what company he works for or what city he resides, Pursley always looks...
Former Rangers stars, Buckner team up to send underserved Dallas children back to school

Former Rangers stars, Buckner team up to send underserved Dallas children back to school

On Wednesday night, former Texas Rangers players Elliot “Bump” Wills and George Wright joined Buckner North Texas to send 92 children from the...
Buckner sends 1,200 Houston children back to school with new supplies, backpacks

Buckner sends 1,200 Houston children back to school with new supplies, backpacks

Last week, Buckner Houston helped send children in Southeast Houston and Aldine back to school with new backpacks, school supplies, uniforms and...
Buckner cuts ribbon on Family Hope Center serving South Houston

Buckner cuts ribbon on Family Hope Center serving South Houston

Families can now receive vital services like child and youth development, adult education, family coaching, financial empowerment classes and more...
Buckner and Lifeline enter agreement for Texas foster care and adoption

Buckner and Lifeline enter agreement for Texas foster care and adoption

Buckner Children and Family Services is entering into an agreement with Lifeline Children’s Services to provide temporary foster care for children...
Buckner Westminster Place member and author reads to children on National Read a Book Day

Buckner Westminster Place member and author reads to children on National Read a Book Day

Thursday, Sept. 6 was National Read a Book Day – the perfect day for children’s book author and Buckner Westminster Place member Ida Luttrell to...
Buckner International names Shawna Roy senior executive director of Southeast Texas

Buckner International names Shawna Roy senior executive director of Southeast Texas

Shawna Roy has been named senior executive director for Buckner Children and Family Services of Southeast Texas, effective Jan. 1, 2019. In her new...
Brasfield & Gorrie volunteers build employment readiness classroom for Buckner

Brasfield & Gorrie volunteers build employment readiness classroom for Buckner

Today, 32 volunteers from construction firm Brasfield & Gorrie’s Dallas office served the community by building classroom space for GED and...
Baptist Retirement Community dedicates Elsie Gayer Chapel

Baptist Retirement Community dedicates Elsie Gayer Chapel

Members of the Baptist Retirement Community came together with Buckner Retirement Services staff to dedicate the Elsie Gayer Chapel. On hand were...
Baptist Retirement Community Launching $8.4 Million Renovation Project

Baptist Retirement Community Launching $8.4 Million Renovation Project

Leaders at Buckner Retirement Services announced today a series of major campus renovations at Baptist Retirement Community. The planned updates...

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