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Dr. Sue Miklos

Mar 04, 2014
   The Executive Director of The Bair Foundation recently received her Doctorate Degree in Business Administration late last week. Graduating with honors from California Coast University in Santa Ana, Dr. Susan Miklos will continue to work in the field of child welfare. “Ever in the pursuit of excellence and professional development, our executive director made … Continue reading
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Upcoming Events at Bair

Chicago, IL

Christian Alliance for Orphans Summit 10

May 1 - 2, 2014 at Willow Creek Community Church, 67 Algonquin Rd., South Barrington, IL 60010

The Christian Alliance for Orphans’ CAFO2014 Summit inspires and equips Christians to care for orphans with wisdom-guided love. Now in its 10th year, CAFO2014 has become the national hub for what Christianity Today called, “the burgeoning Christian orphan care movement.” Last year’s conference drew 2,500 foster and adoptive parents, orphan advocates, pastors and leaders from 49 states and 25+ countries. Together, we explore effective foster care, adoption, family preservation and global orphan ministry.CAFO is two full days. Pre-intensives being 9:00 AM Wednesday April 30th.

Learn more here at http://www.christianalliancefororphans.org/summit/

Oklahoma City and Tulsa, OK

Walk A Mile In My Shoes

Saturday April 26, 2014 at 9:00 AM

OKC Metro Area - Bricktown Ballpark

Tulsa Area - Laura Dester Shelter

Cost is FREE but registration is required CLICK HERE. Please bring a suitcase, participants are encouraged to bring a new or used suitcase to carry or pull during the walk. Suitcases may be donated to Oklahoma's foster children. (Optional).

Join us as we Walk A Mile, a 1 mile family oriented walk to promote awareness and response to the crisis faced by Oklahoma's 9,000+ foster children due to the shortage of good foster homes and the lack of community involvement. Learn more at www.walkamilefostercareevent.com

Yorktown, VA

Orphan Care Expo Hosted by Peninsula Community Chapel

4209 Big Bethel Rd., Yorktown, VA  23693

Saturday May 3, 2014 from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

With Special Guest Tony Merida, writer & speaker & co-author of Orphanology

Stop by our booth and say hello to our Richmond Intake Director Kara Brooks who will be speaking on Sex Trafficking.

Lancaster, PA

Northeast Adoption Summit 2014

April 25-26, 2014

Calvary Church, 1051 Landis Valley Road, Lancaster, PA

This two day event will focus on raising awareness and advocating for children who are waiting for a family to call their own, and will provide training for the adoption community on a variety of issues. Join Bair as we participate with hundreds of other pre-adoptive and adoptive parents and professionals!

Click HERE to learn more or register online!

Amarillo, TX

Learn more about Christian foster Care at the Amarillo Chamber of Commerce Business Connection

Thursday May 15th from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Amarillo Civic Center Complex, 401 S. Buchanan

Questions? Call 806.373.7800

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ECFA    The Bair Foundation Child & Family Ministries  is a private, nonprofit 501c3  corporation that has served children and strengthened families since 1967. The Bair Foundation offers a myriad of family-focused programs including Therapeutic Foster Care, Emergency Foster Care, Foster-to-Adopt, Adoption, Intensive In-Home & Family Services, Kinship, Outpatient Services, Diagnostic Services, Independent Living Services, B.E.S.T. for Families, and Crisis Intervention Services. The Bair Foundation Child & Family Ministries  is accredited by the Council on Accrediation and the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability. Additionally, The Bair Foundation receives funding from the States of Pennsylvania, Ohio, Kentucky, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Oklahoma, New Mexico, the Texas Department of Regulatory Services, as well as funding from private donations.

The Bair Foundation serves clients equally without regard to race, color, religion or national origin.

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