Foster (verb) - "To encourage or promote the development of something good."
* Names and minor details are changed to protect the children's identity
December 1, 2015
Sallie Parker, house mom in the Carter Cottage, called me over to show me their newly decorated tree. It was lovely. As we were looking at it, Sallie said, “You know, Carole, we ta...
September 26, 2015
While visiting at one of the cottages on campus, I happened in on a conversation with 5 of our teen girls and their house parent. Since I regularly get to spend time with the chil...
July 5, 2015
Recently, sisters who came to us via a relative needing help, related that they had never been to the mountains. So my husband and I loaded up the CHC van and took the whole housef...
May 28, 2015
I was in the Calvary Home office and saw houseparent Sallie Parker leaving with a handful of toys, blankets, and book bags. I asked if it was someone’s birthday. She said, “Oh, no....
February 20, 2015
Christian has been at CHC for over 2 years now. He arrived with 5 other siblings, some are half, some step brothers and sisters. He usually stayed in the background when I visited....