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Mercy Medical Center’s smart approach to helping kids

Mercy Medical Center’s smart approach to helping kids

March 26, 2014

Mercy Medical Center operates an in-house print shop. Each year, Mercy prints a variety of promotional materials for Four Oaks, free of charge. Four Oaks is able to put funds that would have been spent on printing back to its mission.

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Client stories reflected through "Letters of Love" in the latest Annual Report

Client stories reflected through "Letters of Love" in the latest Annual Report

March 11, 2014

Sharon was looking for a new beginning for her and her children after moving back to Iowa following a 20-year career in the military... Watch Sharon tell her story in her own words and read the stories of several other Four Oaks kids and families

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UICCU helps Four Oaks kids throughout the Corridor

UICCU helps Four Oaks kids throughout the Corridor

February 12, 2014

How does your company decide where to direct volunteer time and funds? Most likely, it’s important that the recipient organization improves quality of life in the community where employees work and play.

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UICCU helps Four Oaks kids throughout the Corridor

UICCU helps Four Oaks kids throughout the Corridor

February 12, 2014

How does your company decide where to direct volunteer time and funds? Most likely, it’s important that the recipient organization improves quality of life in the community where employees work and play.

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PUSH-CR opens the door to success for local families

PUSH-CR opens the door to success for local families

February 11, 2014

This past Thanksgiving RJ and Alisha had a lot to be thankful for as they had just learned that they would soon be moving into an apartment of their own through the Partners United for Supportive Housing in Cedar Rapids (PUSH-CR) program.

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PUSH-CR opens the door to success for local families

PUSH-CR opens the door to success for local families

February 11, 2014

This past Thanksgiving RJ and Alisha had a lot to be thankful for as they had just learned that they would soon be moving into an apartment of their own through the Partners United for Supportive Housing in Cedar Rapids (PUSH-CR) program.

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PUSH-CR opens the door to success for local families

PUSH-CR opens the door to success for local families

February 11, 2014

This past Thanksgiving RJ and Alisha had a lot to be thankful for as they had just learned that they would soon be moving into an apartment of their own through the Partners United for Supportive Housing in Cedar Rapids (PUSH-CR) program.

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Building family though adoption

Building family though adoption

February 7, 2014

Amber never dreamed she would be a single mom to four beautiful girls through adoption and foster mom to a fifth girl, but fate had other plans.

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Building family though adoption

Building family though adoption

February 7, 2014

Amber never dreamed she would be a single mom to four beautiful girls through adoption and foster mom to a fifth girl, but fate had other plans.

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Four Oaks’ new approach to treating children with deeply ingrained trauma

Four Oaks’ new approach to treating children with deeply ingrained trauma

February 7, 2014

“Some of these kids come to us so severely traumatized that to them, there is no hope, no future, just pain,” says Bob Sheehan, Program Officer at Four Oaks.

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