Bloom Hand-Crafted Art Fair

  On the morning of Saturday, November 8th, the rooms and halls of Redeemer Presbyterian Church will be bustling with artists, crafters and shoppers eager to find locally made gifts and works of art at the 4th Annual Bloom Hand-crafted Art Fair. Local Artists & Crafters Exhibiting More and more people are

Foster Parenting Article in Forsyth Family

In the August 2014 edition, there is an article about some great foster parents in our community.  Check it out, learn about the need for foster parents, and share with people you know! "Opening Your Heart to Foster Parenting" by Judy Marie Willis (Aug 2014, Forsyth Family Magazine) )

Helping young people in their transition

Forsyth program helps children go from foster care system to adulthood Bruce Chapman/Journal Lakhana Carter listens in one of her favorite classes, "Principles of Marketing," at Forsyth Technical Community College. Carter, who grew up in the foster care system, is getting her life on track with the help of the "Youth in

A local hero!

[caption id="attachment_359" align="alignleft" width="300"] Betsy Annese / Photo cred: J. Sinclair photo[/caption] Article reprinted from By Judy Marie Willis When Betsy Annese first heard about Youth in Transition (YIT) in 2011, she was profoundly moved. Her firm, Annese Public Relations, Inc., had managed communications for some of the nation’s most distinguished brands. If she

Foster Care Bill of Rights for North Carolina!

Governor McCrory signed into law the Foster Care Bill of Rights!  A great step to caring for the young people placed in foster care.  Here are the rights now afforded to any child in foster care: A safe foster home free of violence, abuse, neglect, and danger. First priority regarding placement in

Real World Event

Our own Tressina Jordan is interviewed for the News14 coverage of the Forsyth County Real World event:  

One Campaign

  Young people leaving foster care need others to help make the leap to adulthood.  Will you be one? This small investment  can pay a huge dividend in their life.  We'll provide the training and detailed assessment which gives skill plans and transition plans tailored to the individual's needs.  Put simply, it