2020 hurricane laura 8 26
Buckner Southeast Texas clients and staff find shelter, support across Texas
Senior adults, children, families and staff affiliated with Buckner International ministries in Southeast Texas arrived safely at four Buckner...

Read more

2020 hurricane laura
Hurricane Laura prompts evacuation of Buckner clients and staff in Beaumont
Buckner International-affiliated staff, children, families and senior adults served in the Beaumont, Texas, area have evacuated following a mandatory...

Read more

boy in front of school bus
Finding hope during uncertain back-to-school routines
We have started our back-to-school rituals – purchasing school uniforms and school supplies for my children. It went pretty much like normal: My...

Read more

5f3eccc2eaebc
Buckner Retirement Services launches initiative to encourage safe family visits to residents in senior living communities
Buckner Retirement Services launched an initiative to encourage safe family visits to residents in Buckner senior living communities. Research is...

Read more

backpacks distributed to families in bachman lake
Back-to-school backpacks provide comfort at Bachman Lake
Heading back to school doesn’t look quite like we are used to, but that doesn’t mean the need for school supplies has gone away. The Buckner...

Read more

5f3bf9820e915
Hope in action
While many volunteer activities have been put on hold to observe COVID-19 social distancing measures, many volunteers have come up with innovative...

Read more

only god can provide total rest during uncertain times
What is the new normal?
What is the new normal? And how do we go back to the old normal? I feel like that is what everyone is talking about these days. But everyone’s...

Read more

ekg graduates
Seven EKG graduates celebrate virtually with Buckner Family Hope Center at Wynnewood staff
The Buckner Family Hope Center at Wynnewood celebrated their first virtual graduation for seven EKG students. All students are participants in the...

Read more

zoom zumba classes at buckner family hope center
Fitness instructor volunteers free virtual fitness classes to families at the Buckner Family Hope Center
No excuses. That is the motto Ashley Nicole Davis lives by. The Dallas fitness instructor and founder of RA Warrior Fitness is living proof of her...

Read more

5f32ee719f7ed
Buckner trustees approve new mission statement for Buckner International
In July, Buckner trustees approved a new mission statement for Buckner International – what we call the purpose of the organization. It’s short...

Read more

buckner frontline heroes
Heroes on the frontlines
Day in and day out, frontline heroes are serving in the communities of the most vulnerable throughout the current pandemic. Within the walls of...

Read more

peaceful mediation during stressful times
When I am scared
I want to confess something to you: I am so scared. For the last four months our world has completely turned upside down, and the life we were...

Read more

NEWSLETTER

Get uplifting stories of how Buckner is shining hope in the U.S. and around the world!