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Former Family Services Director Sarah Austin Dies at 88

Sarah Austin Sarah Young Austin — the former head of Family Services  who improved the lives of hundreds of families, battered women, and poor children over a decades-long career — died Thursday at age 88. Austin, who joined Family Services in 1951 before retiring as president in 1994, worked with pregnant unmarried women, helping [...]

By |2017-06-09T10:23:45-04:00March 8th, 2015|Categories: In the News|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Family Services Welcomes New Board Members

Family Services announces the appointment of two new members of its Board of Directors, beginning in fall 2014: William B. Reingold and Linda Jackson-Barnes. “All three of our newest Board members embody the spirit of community and bring talent, expertise and energy to the table. We are very fortunate to have them by our side as [...]

By |2017-06-09T10:23:45-04:00September 1st, 2014|Categories: Updates|Tags: |0 Comments

Family Services Welcomes New CEO

Bob Feikema, president and CEO, Family Services Family Services is pleased to welcome Robert J. Feikema as our new President and CEO. Prior to joining Family Services, Feikema was responsible for strategic planning, administration, civic engagement and government relations for two child abuse prevention agencies in Pittsburgh, PA since 2004. He was most [...]

By |2017-06-09T10:23:45-04:00December 12th, 2013|Categories: Updates|Tags: |0 Comments

New Family Services director tackles Winston-Salem, new job

Robert J. Feikema, president and CEO, Family Services Robert J. Feikema, the new president and CEO of Family Services, Inc., has been in town less than three months and has already been to a few Wake Forest University basketball games, attended a performance at the UNC School of the Arts and visited Reynolda [...]

By |2017-06-09T10:23:46-04:00March 17th, 2013|Categories: In the News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Renna Retiring: Family Services president leaves legacy of quality care

Alfred C. Renna, the retiring president and CEO of Family Services, cited as one of his proudest achievements a program he instituted called Ways to Work®. The program allows young mothers who are struggling with their transportation needs and cannot get credit to buy a car. The loan is obtained through a bank, but Family Services [...]

By |2015-09-06T23:14:15-04:00January 6th, 2013|Categories: In the News|Tags: , |0 Comments