Budgeting for Summer Fun

This year’s annual Pancake Breakfast raised enough money for each of our homes to have $1,500 to spend on summer recreation. It also helped with the cost of purchasing some amazing new equipment for our swimming lake, like a 20’ trampoline.
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Coyote Hill Helps Teen Get First Job & First Car

Three months ago Paul* set a goal to get a job. He and Cody, his Home Parent Dad, went job hunting, applied online, and by the end of the month he had call backs from everywhere he applied. He interviewed and accepted a job at Dairy Queen in Fayette. After just two months of part-time
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The Many Roles of Fatherhood

Home Parent Dad Andrew Heberlein expounds upon the differing roles of fatherhood: As a foster father, I’ve noticed that I take on many different roles in the lives of my children.
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I’m a Good Reader

As we’ve reported before, many foster children have gaps in their education from moving around frequently or coming from families who don’t prioritize school. In 2017, that equalled 45% of the school age children placed at Coyote Hill testing below grade level in reading upon arrival. Traci* was one of those statistics, until last month.
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Summer Prayer Requests

Summer break is in full swing at Coyote Hill, and we have some specific prayer requests from our Home Parents:
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Your Generosity Can Make a Difference in the Life of a Child.