Faith Communities Coalition on Foster Care 2019 Calendar
Thursday, September 19, 2019 , Upper Michigan FCC Region Golf Outing at Grayling Country Club 9 AM Registration; 10:00 Shotgun start. 4 Person scramble. benefitting foster care children/families in Crawford/Oscoda/Otsego counties. Breakfast, lunch, golf cart, 18 holes, range balls included. Contact Donna Mooney for details.
Saturday, September 21, 2019 11am - 2pm MACOMB COUNTY FCC region, Renewal Church, 11174 E. 13 Mile Rd Warren, MI 48093 FALL HAUL for Macomb Foster Closet. Donations needed such as Clothing (Infants - adults), Shoes, Coats, New Socks, New Underwear, Pajamas, Duffel Bags, Carriers, Toiletries, Toys, Strollers, Cribs, Baby Bottles, Diapers, Gift Cards. For further information contact: Sarah Vandervest • firstname.lastname@example.org or Pastor Wayne Stapleton • email@example.com, or call (586) - 751- 0440 Think about starting your donation drives NOW in your local congregations and organizations.
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 5-7 PM HEART OF DETROIT FCC, Fellowship Chapel, 7707 W. Outer Drive, Detroit TOPIC: GUARDIANSHIP SUBSIDIES for our Children in Foster Care Speaker: The Honorable Christopher Dingell, Wayne County Third Circuit Court, Lincoln Hall. Contact Director Berlinda Good, 248-875-3181, firstname.lastname@example.org
October 7, 2019, 6:15 PM, WESTERN WAYNE/OAKLAND COUNTIES FCC REGION, First Presbyterian Church, 701 Church St, Plymouth, MI 48170
Hear about the new partnerships of I Care4Kids and ways we can all work together to help fill in the gaps when kids enter into foster care. Presenters: Khadija Walker Fobbs and Will Fobbs, dynamic leaders of The New Foster Care. All are encouraged to bring almost new Halloween costumes (no masks or violence theme) to give to children in foster care. Our goal is 100 costumes. Contact: Peggy Fisher-Kmieciak, email@example.com; Sheila Henderson, firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday, October 10, 7 PM, Washtenaw FCC, Knox Church (2065 S. Wagner Road, Ann Arbor) in the Hess Hospitality Room. Topic: SAFE FAMILIES FOR CHILDREN with the Michigan SFFC Coordinator and others speaking. Also to be discussed: Work on WCFCCFC Facebook Group and Foster Care Respite Day to be held possibly on Saturday, December 7. Contact: Janet Chen, email@example.com.
October, TBD Northwestern Wayne County, Hartford Memorial Baptist Church
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 5-7 PM HEART OF DETROIT FCC, Fellowship Chapel, 7707 W. Outer Drive, Detroit TOPIC: Speaker: Contact Director Berlinda Good, 248-875-3181, firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, November 16, Thanksgiving Dinner for Foster/Adoptive/Kinship Families—organized through Brightmoor Church and The New Foster Care. For information, contact Liza Monroe for email@example.com
Saturday, December 7 possibly. Washtenaw County FCC. Time and place to be determined…Annual Foster Care Respite Day. Contact: Janet Chen, firstname.lastname@example.org.