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Meet Jaleeca

23-year-old Jaleeca’s first encounter with FFC was when she requested funding to purchase her class ring as a senior at Boone High School. Over the years FFC has provided funding for bus passes, driving lessons, her learner’s permit and driver’s license, textbooks, scrub uniforms, a laptop, a matching grant to purchase her first car, and […]

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Meet Britney and Brandon

Britney and Brandon share a passion for dance and music, but that is where the similarities end! Britney is free-spirited and animated, while Brandon is more serious and organized. Despite their differences and good-natured sibling bickering, they make a great team and with the assistance from FFC, they are able to take hip hop and […]

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Meet Hunter and Phoenix

Hunter and Phoenix are a dynamic pair of brothers who both enjoy the taekwondo lessons they take with funding from FFC. The boys are also in our Education+ program, receiving tutoring to help them succeed and stay on top of their school work. Hunter is very organized and quite the leader. Like any big brother, […]

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Meet Zoe

5-year-old Zoe is full of energy and “has never met a stranger”. With assistance from FFC, she has been able to channel her energy into gymnastics (“funnastics”), soccer, dance, and swimming lessons. Not only is she a natural athlete, she is also an aspiring princess who enjoys wearing her princess dresses on trips to Disney […]

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Welcome Back Raquel #2!

FFC will have another Raquel in our office this summer to help with summer camp requests. Raquel E. has been training with Lauren this week and also has been helping with administrative tasks such as preparing for our upcoming fundraiser. Raquel E. volunteered last year with FFC and we are so happy to have her back […]

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Congrats Raquel!

When she’s not ensuring the educational success of foster children at FFC, Raquel is an incredible adjunct professor at Bethune Cookman University! She was recently honored with the Provost’s Adjunct Faculty Award for Excellence for sustaining a legacy of faith, scholarship, and service. We are so proud of you Raquel!

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Anonymous Cardmaker Artist

These phenomenal birthday cards were delivered to our office but we don’t know who to thank. The cards are just gorgeous and we are super grateful- they even included a sheet of stickers with each card! Thank you card making angel Want to be a Birthday Card Artist? Each month the Foundation mails out handmade […]

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Remember Salem?

  Salem, who we wrote about a few weeks ago, sent us this lovely thank you note…just another example of what a great kid he is!

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Superhero Donors Save The Day!

When we let you know that there were 3 kids who needed a fresh start in their new placement, you jumped into action and cleaned out our Amazon Wishlist for these kids who love Frozen and Marvel Comics. Now, their rooms are cheerful and look a lot more like home. Thank you, thank you, THANK […]

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Emily Has Her Learner’s Permit!

The Foundation just helped to pay for Emily’s learner’s permit fee and will also provide the funding for her to take driving lessons. Learning to drive is an important step on the path to adulthood and independence. Congratulations on receiving your learner’s permit Emily!!

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