A 2016 Success Story – Finding Family

Coyote Hill provides long term stability for children and sibling groups until they can find permanent placements, either through reunification or adoption. As 2016 drew to an end, three brothers received the gift of a forever family through adoption.
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Boots ‘n Bids, 2016

Our 10th annual event, held at Stoney Creek Hotel, turned out to be a RoundUp we won’t soon forget!
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Blast from the Past – Letting God Be God in 1993

Co-founder Cathy McDaniel was diagnosed with cancer in September, 1993. With the ministry being so young, and the McDaniels being not only the founders but also the parents caring for the children, many questioned whether or not Coyote Hill would be able to continue. This is a summary of Larry’s response, taken from Coyote Hill’s October, 1993
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Happy 25th Birthday, Coyote Hill

Lovely weather and a crowd of over 400 people made Sunday, September 11th a perfect day to celebrate our 25th!
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Choosing Imperfection – An Adoption Story

As May and National Foster Care Month come to an end, we wanted to share this story from Lorenzo and Jo Scott, who served as a Home Parent couple at Coyote Hill from 2009 to 2012. They recently finalized their adoption of a teenager from Coyote Hill, Freddy. Lorenzo tells about the process of deciding
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Hope for the Future

She is slow to open up. Slow to share her dreams…slow to smile. But take a few moments to put her at ease and her dreams and ambitions start to flow. Leiyah graduated high school on May 22nd, after arriving here in October of 2015. The adjustment to Coyote Hill is perhaps hardest for older
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Finding Forever Families

Often, children at Coyote Hill can’t return to their biological family and are dreaming about the day an adoptive family will want them. This has been the case for three brothers in the Zimmer Home. After much prayer and consideration, Home Parents Al and Rachel Howell decided to give up their Home Parenting job and
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Mid-Missouri Foster Care Agencies Offer Experience and Care

Amber Taylor, with the Columbia Business Times recently published a powerful article about the services Coyote Hill and other agencies are providing for children in foster care. We are thankful to have been featured. Read the whole article here. In the article, Amber interviewed both Kari Hopkins, our Development Director and Calvin Temple, a former resident. Calvin recounted
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25 Year Timeline of Coyote Hill

Take a moment to click through the slideshow below and learn more about 25 years of providing “A Safe Place to Be a Child.”
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Count the Smiles

Our Executive Director, Larry McDaniel, reflects on one aspect of 25 years of ministry: Her smile was so beautiful and unexpected that it caught me off guard. “When did that happen?” I wondered.
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