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October 4, 2013

Buckner to hold foster care and adoption interest meeting

BEAUMONT — If you have every wanted to learn more about being a foster parent or adopting a child, then an organization is holding a meeting this month just for you.

Buckner Children and Family Services will present a free foster care and adoption information meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14 at Buckner Children’s Village, 9055 Manion Drive in Beaumont.

A Buckner representative will give an overview of foster care and adoption options in Texas, including foster-to-adopt, Waiting Texas Children and domestic infant adoption programs. International adoption options, through Buckner’s affiliate Dillon International, will also be discussed.

For information or a reservation to attend the meeting, please call Sara Richards at 409-866-0976 or e-mail srichards@buckner.org.

For more than 134 years, Buckner Children and Family Services has been transforming lives through hands-on ministry, serving the most vulnerable from the beginning to the end of life. Buckner is one of the oldest and most unique faith-based social service organizations of its kind, serving more than 450,000 people each year in the United States and 18 countries worldwide.

To learn more about foster care and adoption services through Buckner, visit beafamily.org.

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