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Never Too Old for Family

The importance of adopting teenagers
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Every child, no matter their age or the circumstances of their journey through foster care, is adoptable. In a recent article for Adoptive Families magazine, our President & CEO, Rita Soronen, shares common myths and realities about adopting teens and older children.

Read more on the Adoptive Families Magazine website

 

Our Child Is Perfect, Even When He Isn’t

By Sadie Marshall-Corley
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Sadie and her husband, Cody, adopted their son, Latrell, through the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption’s Wendy’s Wonderful Kids program. The Corleys, who live in Louisiana, want to raise awareness about the importance of foster care adoption, and specifically, the critical need to find permanent, loving homes for teenagers in foster care.

You Could Change a Life Forever This Holiday Season

A gift to the Dave Thomas Foundation this holiday season could change a life forever
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"The sky is the limit. She can be anything she wants to."
 
Adopted at age 9, Olivia is one of more than 8,000 youth who now have a permanent home and loving family thanks to the Foundation’s Wendy’s Wonderful Kids program. 
 

Museum of Science: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

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Originally posted on Youtube.

Mike Bloomberg gives a gift to the Museum of Science, Boston to create the William and Charlotte Bloomberg Science Education Center in honor of his parents.

 

Critical Donation for Alberta Firefighters

TransCanada makes $2 million land donation for emergency responder training centre
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Fire Chief Jim Smith has battled grassfires in the middle of lightning-filled thunderstorms, wild land fires in dry and windy conditions and large residential and commercial building fires.

In short, he has worked tirelessly to save lives and property in southern Alberta as head of the fire service for the Municipal District (M.D.) of Foothills No. 31.

And in every potentially catastrophic situation, Smith has relied on his classroom training and practical experience to keep him and his fellow firefighters safe.

Checkout Safeway, Vons, and Albertsons Selection of Locally Grown Valentine's Day Flowers

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Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, surprise that special someone with fresh flowers from your local Safeway, Vons, or Albertsons store. In addition to traditional roses, we also offer a variety of popular mixed flower bouquets as well as fresh cut tulips and lilies. Potted orchids are also very popular for Valentine’s Day and have a longer lifespan than cut flowers. Many of these flowers are grown in California and other regions throughout the U.S. 

Carnival Cruise Line is Making a Difference This Holiday Season

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December 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Carnival Cruise Line and its employees, both on board and ashore, are doing their part to make the holidays brighter for needy children this year.
 
As part of their annual support of the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program, the company’s shoreside employees donated 500 toys and bikes that will be given to underprivileged children throughout South Florida.
 

Transformational Gifts

Views on the Power of Making and Receiving Gifts
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This article was originally published in the Spring 2015 RSF Quarterly.

Gift Catalyzes a For-Profit

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This article was originally published in the Spring 2015 RSF Quarterly.

by Alex Haber

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