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Illinois - ElginNov. 20, 2015

Elgin IL — Sponsor a Child for Christmas

Bring Christmas to a child in foster care!  View wish lists in the photos on our Facebook page:  Elgin IL Facebook Page Email with questions.

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Illinois - ElginNov. 4, 2014

Mentors Needed in Elgin, IL!

Children and vulnerable adults in the foster care system need to know that they matter to someone.  The Forgotten Initiative provides training and support to the Body of Christ to mentor these often forgotten individuals. Ways to Support:  Tutoring Job/life skill training Relationship building Requirements to Mentor:  Commitment to TFI statement of faith TFI/agency training and application process 21+ years old with a valid driver’s license Successful background check 1 year commitment TFI Training Covers:  Overview of the foster care system Expectations of a mentor The Forgotten Initiative is excited to be a part of The Mentoring Alliance through The Mentoring Project! TFI trains and […]

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Illinois - ElginDec. 2, 2013

Current Needs in Elgin, IL

Email  with questions or for more information. Journey Bags Interested in doing a Journey Bag project? Our Elgin Agency is in need of  Journey Bag for children ages 4-10. Get your Church Involved Would your church be willing to host First Aid and CPR trainings for foster parents as well as cover the costs?  It can be difficult for those being licensed as foster parents to receive these trainings. Other Needs We find we have continuous needs for the following, if you would like to donate these items for us to have on hand, please contact us. Cribs (new) Toddler beds Crib/toddler bed mattresses Dressers Folding tables & chairs or […]

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