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Exxon Mobil

                    McCraw Oil President Bill Wilson (center) presents a check for $2,000 from ExxonMobil for the Children’s Center to Board President Brenda Magness (right) and Executive Director Sandy Barber (left).   “We … Continue reading

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Texoma Health Foundation

Texoma Health Foundation recently awarded a grant of $25,000 to the Fannin County Children’s Center to address the medical and mental health needs of abused and neglected children in Fannin County and support child abuse prevention efforts as well. “We … Continue reading

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Volunteer Information Session

The Fannin County Children’s Center is looking for a few good men and women who are willing to volunteer to help children from hard places. There will be an informational session on Thursday, January 17. Anyone interested in volunteering is … Continue reading

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Employment Opportunity

The Fannin County Children’s Center is seeking a Family Advocate/Forensic Interviewer for the Children’s Advocacy Center.  An ideal applicant will have experience in working with children, youth, families. Ideal candidates may also have previous experience in working within a multi-disciplinary … Continue reading

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Christmas All Wrapped Up!

In all, 261 children served by the Fannin County Children’s Center had presents of clothes, shoes, coats, toys and other items to open on Christmas morning, thanks to many generous donors. “The number of children given presents was only 1 … Continue reading

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Miller Foundation

Trustees with the M.W. and Fair Miller Foundation have been personally delivering generous grants to many local non-profit organizations in Fannin County in the recent weeks. One generous gift was for $20,000 to the Fannin County Children’s Center. “We are … Continue reading

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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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Christmas Drive

  The annual Christmas drive at the Fannin County Children’s Center is already going full steam ahead. Staff and volunteers have been gathering lists of wishes and needs of the children, youth and families served by both CASA and the … 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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