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Guardian Angel home for boys is moving to Morton

28

Oct
Guardian Angel home for boys is moving to Morton

By Pam Adams, Peoria Journal Star A residential treatment program for abused and neglected boys is moving from its longtime home...

Former Foster Kids Give to Others

21

Sep
Former Foster Kids Give to Others

By Dough Schorpp, QC Times Quad Cities — As a foster child who bounced around to 11 different homes, Amber Haskill...

Budget ax falls on cherished community center in East Peoria’s Richland Farms

08

Sep
Budget ax falls on cherished community center in East Peoria’s Richland Farms

By Phil Luciano, Peoria Journal Star EAST PEORIA — By now, Penny Powell should be getting ready for after-school tutoring and...

Teen starts foundation to give back to foster care youth

03

Sep
Teen starts foundation to give back to foster care youth

By Jennifer Bailey, Danville Commercial News DANVILLE — Sixteen-year-old Keontae Crenshaw knows what it’s like when moving from home to home...

August 2015 News & Updates

26

Aug
August 2015 News & Updates

Teen Shows Generosity to CYFS through School Project On July 15, 2105, thirteen-year-old Connor Klopfenstein presented The Center for Youth and...

RSVP of Peoria and Tazewell Counties is Back

06

Aug
RSVP of Peoria and Tazewell Counties is Back

By Jeff Turnbull, RSVP Project Director 50 Plus News & Reviews In the early spring of 2015, The Center for Youth...

Family Fun Day takes place at Spinder Park

22

Jul
Family Fun Day takes place at Spinder Park

By Jeanette Kendall EAST PEORIA — As Jim Frost watched children play at Spinder Park July 22, he reflected back to...

News and Updates from CYFS

21

Jul
News and Updates from CYFS

Teen Makes Donation to CYFS, Hopes to Inspire Others A local teen is among the latest individuals to be added to...

Single foster mom answers God’s call

15

Jun
Single foster mom answers God’s call

By Leon Lagerstam, llagerstam@qconline.com MILAN -- Her first foster child, Christian, arrived at her door on Christmas Day 1995, confirming she...