Category Archives: Kudos Corner

4H Kids Helping Kids

Kate Kinkade recently organized a drive to collect blankets and bears as a 4H project.  The items collected were donated to the Fannin County Children’s Center.  “We appreciate all gifts given to us, but there is always something extra special … Continue reading

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Toyo Tire and Warrior Tire Building the Dream

Fannin County Children’s Center Vice-President and owner of Warrior Tire Steve Collida (right) and Children’s Center Executive Director Sandy Barber (Center) enjoyed a recent visit with Jerry Granito with Toyo Tires (left.) Toyo Tires and Warrior Tire teamed up to … Continue reading

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Great Gatsby! Great Night!

Justice Is Served – Honorable servers who served up dinner for guests at the Justice Is Served fundraiser for the Fannin County Children’s Center included (front row, from left)  Fannin County Clerk Tammy Biggars, Adult Probation Chief Debra Roberts, 336th … Continue reading

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TMC Volunteers Donate

Texoma Medical Center Volunteers recently donated $23,500 to the Fannin County Children’s Center. This generous gift, combined with a generous gift from the TMC Bonham Hospital Volunteers will allow the Children’s Center to purchase a very special camera and computer … Continue reading

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Children’s Center Volunteers Honored

The Fannin County Children’s Center recently held a banquet at First Baptist in Bonham to honor all the volunteers who contribute their time and talents to the local nonprofit organization who serves abused and neglected children. Michelle Hoops and Phyllis … Continue reading

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North Texas Giving Day a Huge Success in Fannin County!

Nearly $25,000 was raised in one day for nine nonprofits in Fannin County on North Texas Giving Day. This year marked the tenth year of this community wide fundraising event hosted by Communities Foundation of Texas. It was the first … Continue reading

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2018 School Supply Report

Many children went back to school with supplies, thanks to a generous community and some hard-working volunteers and staff at a local non-profit agency. The Fannin County Children’s Center gave school supplies to 515 students from all over the county. … Continue reading

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TMC Bonham Auxiliary Helping Victims of Abuse

At the most recent meeting of the TMC Bonham Auxiliary, President Agnes Ricker presented a check for $2,000 to Children’s Center Executive Director Sandy Barber. “We are so grateful to this dedicated group for being so generous in their support … Continue reading

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Masons Helping Kids

Several members of the Constantine Lodge #13 AF & AM stopped by the Fannin County Children’s Center to present a check for $1,500. This donation was for the center’s 22nd annual school supply drive. “We are very grateful for such … Continue reading

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10 New CASA Advocates!

Ten local people recently completed training and were sworn-in to become volunteer CASA advocates for children in foster care. The Honorable Judge Lauri Blake of the 336th District Court administered the oath to the new volunteers. New child advocates include … Continue reading

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