Monthly Archives: February 2016

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Vienna Elementary School supports moms and newborns

When members of the student council at Vienna Elementary School in Pfafftown, NC, wanted to work on a project that would help others, they decided to help new moms and babies by participating in the Community Baby Shower, hosted by FOX8 and A Cleaner World. The idea was very popular among the student body that quickly collected enough items [...]

Hague Accreditation certifies program for international adoption support

Family Services Inc. has achieved Hague Accreditation through the Council on Accreditation (COA) as authorized by the U.S. Department of State. Family Services President and CEO Bob Feikema received official notification on December 18, 2015. “We are delighted and proud that our program has earned Hague Accreditation from the Council on Accreditation. This highest level [...]

By |February 15th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Updates|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Head Start Mom benefits from FOX8 Community Baby Shower

Thanks to FOX8 viewers and our friends at A Cleaner World, the Community Baby Shower is going to bless a lot of local moms and babies in need. Reporter Katie Nordeen introduces interviews one of those moms at Sarah Y. Austin Head Start.

By |February 15th, 2016|Categories: In the News, Updates|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments
  • "Text Talk" (NO MORE's Official Super Bowl 50 Ad)

    BREAKING: We have an ad airing during Super Bowl 50 on Sunday!We’re sending an important message to tens of millions of people watching the Super Bowl: We can all help end domestic violence and sexual assault and a great way to start is by recognizing the signs and learning how to help survivors get the support they need and deserve. WATCH and SHARE the NO MORE Super Bowl PSA today:

    Posted by NO MORE Campaign on Thursday, February 4, 2016

“No More” campaign to air during Super Bowl

The "No More" Project is sending a message to tens of millions of people who will watch the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 7: "We can all help end domestic violence and sexual assault and a great way to start is by recognizing the signs and learning how to help survivors get the support they [...]

One of our own completes U.S. naturalization process

Jesús Orozco, Operations and Business Manager at Family Services, Inc., completed his preparation and interview and took the Oath of Allegiance to the United States at a naturalization ceremony that took place in Charlotte, NC, on February 2, 2016. Orozco worked as a journalist/reporter in México before he immigrated to the United States 20 years ago. He settled in [...]

By |February 3rd, 2016|Categories: Updates|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments