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COVID-19 Update

updated 3/31/2020 The mission of the Fannin County Children’s Center is promoting safety and improving the lives of abused and neglected children. Our work on safety has taken an unprecedented turn in recent weeks with the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). … Continue reading

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Employment Opportunity

Fannin County Children’s Center is seeking mental health professional to provide crisis counseling, as well as individual, group and family therapy for victims of physical and sexual abuse. Prefer to hire a full-time person, however, we are also willing to … Continue reading

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Matthews Children’s Foundation

The Matthews Children’s Foundation recently donated $1,000 to the Fannin County Children’s Center for child abuse prevention efforts. Stephen Murden of Wise Funeral Home wrote the required letter of recommendation to go with the Children’s Center’s application and he was … Continue reading

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Blue Shirts on Sale

Go Blue Day in Texas is Friday, April 3, 2020.  This is a day that people across the state of Texas will be wearing blue in honor and memory of child abuse victims. The Fannin County Children’s Center has several … Continue reading

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Kwik Chek and McCraw Oil Helping Kids

McCraw Oil and Kwik Chek have been hosting an annual charity golf tournament for 24 years.   CASA has been the beneficiary of the event for the last 12 years. The most recent tournament raised a grand total of $62,000 for … Continue reading

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Art Contest Winners

A sixth grader from Honey Grove took home the top prize in this year’s art contest sponsored by the Fannin County Children’s Center. Evangeline Barbee earned $100 and a blue ribbon for her drawing of several children holding hands in … Continue reading

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Child Abuse Prevention Classes

The Fannin County Children’s Center is offering free child abuse prevention classes for adults. The classes are ideal for parents, teachers, day care workers, coaches, Sunday School teachers, youth leaders and others who work with children and youth. One class … Continue reading

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Joey Koo – Volunteer of the Quarter

Joey Koo has been named the Volunteer of the Quarter for the Fannin County Children’s Center. Koo started volunteering at the center a little under a year ago. He is an eighteen-year-old home school student and will be attending Southwestern … Continue reading

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Miller Foundation Gives to Kids

For the last several weeks, the trustees with the M.W. and Fair Miller Foundation have been personally delivering generous grants to many local schools and non-profit organizations in Fannin County. One generous gift was for $22,000 to the Fannin County … Continue reading

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Kids Art Contest

The Fannin County Children’s Center is seeking children’s artwork for their annual contest. Children and youth ages 18 and under are invited to enter their work of art for a chance to win prizes and help other children. The contest … Continue reading

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