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White House calls for reform of child welfare system with new executive order
For more than 400,000 children in America’s foster care system, the executive order calling for reform of the child welfare system issued by the...

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A foster mom's view on parenting special needs children for 20 years
God equips the called to care for children with special needs ...

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Women coming together in Longview
“Women coming together with a collective intention … It’s a powerful thing.” – so read the program at the Zonta Club of Longview’s annual...

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Social justice
Social justice is generally thought of as affording individuals and groups fair treatment and an impartial share of the benefits of society. As...

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Today is Juneteenth
Today is Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day or Jubilee Day. It marks the day in 1865 when Union Gen. Gordon Granger arrived in Galveston, Texas,...

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Happy Juneteenth
Henry Jackson, senior vice president of Buckner Children and Family Services, shares what Juneteenth represents and how we can honor this day.

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From Buckner foster child to Buckner staff
Alidia Norton, a former foster child, now guides children and parents as a Buckner Project HOPES staff member. She found hope, normalcy and direction...

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Buckner Children's Home in Rio Grande Valley awarded Maximus Foundation Grant
The Buckner Children’s Home in the Rio Grande Valley was recognized for their dedication to family and community development and serving vulnerable...

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He loves me still
I lied to my father once. I was about 10 years old, and he asked me if I had brushed my teeth. ...

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Buckner receives $5K donation from BBVA
Buckner Rio Grande Valley is the recipient of a $5,000 donation from BBVA to support its work in the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. The...

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Buckner Retirement Services inspires happiness during a pandemic
During the COVID-19 pandemic, Buckner Retirement Services proactively stepped up to care and protect those we serve in our senior living communities....

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Looking for a faith-based film to watch as a family?
Find 5 compassion themes in the faith-based film “The Open Door” ...

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