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Category: Illinois – Bloomington

Illinois - BloomingtonAug. 17, 2017

TFI BLOOMINGTON RESOURCE REQUEST FORM

The TFI Bloomington, IL team has been working to improve our communication with those we serve.  We hope the links below will help make access to all things TFI easier for you.  If you have any additional questions, please reach out to our local TFI Advocate, Shannon, at  bloomington.il@theforgotteninitiative.org Find the links listed below to request resources and support from TFI Bloomington, IL team. CONTACT FORM FOR AGENCY WORKERS – REQUEST A NEED: http://www.theforgotteninitiative.org/bloomington-agency-contact-form/ CONTACT FORM FOR FOSTER PARENTS – REQUEST A NEED: http://www.theforgotteninitiative.org/foster-parent-referral-form-bloomington/ FOR VOLUNTEERS – APPLICATION TO BECOME A TFI MENTOR: http://www.theforgotteninitiative.org/mentoring-application/        

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Illinois - BloomingtonAug. 26, 2016

September 2016 – Current Opportunities in Bloomington, Normal Area

Thank you for stopping by our page!  There are so many opportunities to serve our local foster care community!  Please feel free to email Jami at bloomington.il@theforgotteninitiative.org or fill out the contact form at the bottom of this page if you have any questions or want to get involved! Service Projects School Supplies – school is back in session for most of our kids but supplies are needed throughout the year because when kids are removed from their home, too often there is not time to grab anything, much less their backpacks.  Also depending on the availability of foster parents […]

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Illinois - Bloomington, UncategorizedAug. 1, 2016

August 2016 Current Needs in Bloomington/Normal!

Follow us on Facebook! Email us at bloomington.il@theforgotteninitiative.org or contact us (at the bottom of this page) with any questions or to get involved! Service Projects Will you help children in foster care and those at risk of being taken into care with school supplies this year? Let’s do this!! DROP OFF LOCATIONS l Vale Church M-Thursday 8:30-5 & Sunday OR Kaeb Sanitary Supply | M-F 8:00-4:30.For evening drop off or any questions email Bloomington.IL@theforgotteninitiative.org. Please spread the word!! ***PRAISE – We had many people step up to donate school supplies!  Thank you for blessing our agencies and the families they […]

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Find a Need, Illinois - BloomingtonJul. 13, 2016

July 2016 – Current Needs in Bloomington/Normal, IL

Follow us on Facebook www.facebook.com/tfi.bloomington.il Email us at bloomington.il@theforgotteninitiative.org with any questions or to get involved Service Projects Storage facility needs organized! We need your small group, youth group, etc to spend a few hours helping our TFI team organize our warehouse storage area so we can better serve the agencies in our community? Journey Bags Needed for: 0-3 month boy 6-9 month girl 2T girl 7-8 year old boy 7-8 year old girl Contact us for complete lists of what to include in Journey Bags.   Summer Emergency Clothing (used to clothe children who come into DCFS after being removed […]

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Find a Need, Illinois - BloomingtonDec. 2, 2015

April 2016: Current Needs in Bloomington/Normal, IL

Follow us on facebook www.facebook.com/tfi.bloomington.il Email us at Bloomington.il@theforgotteninitiative.org with any questions or to get involved! APRIL 2016 CURRENT NEEDS: Service Projects: Small Child Size Table for a DCFS family visit room Journey bags sizes 2T and 13+ (girls and boys). 2 new 5-point harness car seats NEED MET!! Slipcovers for sofa and chair (ask us for size details) Foster Parent Support Kits – some items to includeCoffee or tea bags and a mug Some chocolate for a “mommy moment”. Granola bars Small games A journal to record both the good and the hard days A “Dear Foster Parent” note to encourage them […]

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