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Ticket & Tables on sale now for Justice Is Served!

Tickets and tables are on sale now for the 17th Annual Justice Is Served.  This dinner and auction event will benefit the Fannin County Children’s Center and provide critical support services to children, youth and families recovering from abuse and … Continue reading

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State Farm Helping Kids

“Growing up my family always had a passion for helping underprivileged kids,” said Jake Shockley, a local State Farm agent. “So this is a cause that is really close to my heart.” “Jake and his team from State Farm were … Continue reading

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4 New CASA Advocates

Four 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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Justice Is Served

Justice Is Served will be a hybrid fundraising event this year with both in-person and online elements to it. The event will benefit the Fannin County Children’s Center and provide critical support services to children, youth and families recovering from … Continue reading

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North Texas Giving Day!

North Texas Giving Day is coming up soon on September 23, 2021. This year marks the 13th year of this community wide fundraising event hosted by Communities Foundation of Texas. It is the fourth year for the event to include … Continue reading

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Funding Cuts

A local non-profit serving victims of child abuse and neglect in Fannin County has received word in recent weeks that grant funding is being cut.  The Fannin County Children’s Center did not receive one state grant. Four other state and … Continue reading

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Employment Opportunity for Mental Health Professional

Fannin County Children’s Center is seeking full time mental health professional to provide crisis counseling, as well as individual, group and family therapy for victims of physical and sexual abuse/assault. Candidates must be licensed in the State of Texas as … Continue reading

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Render Retires

Congratulations to Render, our first facility dog, on his retirement! Render’s handler Mandi has resigned from her position at our center to pursue other opportunities. Render’s retirement means he gets to stay with the family that has been his home … Continue reading

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25th Annual School Supply Drive

More than 600 students from all over Fannin County received free school supplies on August 7 to start the new school year, thanks to a generous community. This year marked the 25th year that the Fannin County Children’s Center has … Continue reading

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School Supply Fair on Aug 7

The 25th annual School Supply Drive and Fair hosted by the Fannin County Children’s Center will be Saturday, Aug 7 from 9 am to noon. Given the recent changes in guidelines from the CDC, organizers are kindly asking everyone to … Continue reading

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