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Friends of the Children continues to garner national recognition for our courageous, unique, and proven model.

How to Make a Tax-Free Donation Under the New Tax Law

Friends of the Children receives $6,000 grant

A Lifetime Commitment

Friends of the Children Central Oregon is here to stay

Charity Finds Success in Work With At-Risk Children, but It’s Costly

Founder Duncan Campbell in the New York Times!

New research: For families impacted by foster care, Friends of the Children’s model is promising solution

“They’re not just there to help kids. They’re there to help the family unit.”

Brewery assists Friends of the Children - Central Oregon

The Source Weekly: Giving kids a consistent caring adult throughout their lives

Michael Jordan is donating proceeds from a special-edition Bulls jersey to Friends of the Children!

Bend Magazine: Friends of the Children Opens Central Oregon Chapter

Friends of the Children receives $150K in foundation grants

Bend Bulletin: Mentors to help 24 kids in Bend, Redmond

Central Oregon Daily: Friends of the Children Comes to Central Oregon

CBN: Friends of the Children Central Oregon Inaugural Friend Raiser

KZTV: Grant brings new mentoring program to Central Oregon

KBND News: National Mentorship Program Comes to Central Oregon

News Channel 21: Mentoring program gearing up on High Desert

ED Kim Hatfield chats with KBND Newstalk

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Most Admired Non-Profit in Oregon

New Study Shows Substantial Behavioral Improvements in Friends of the Children Participants

During five-year study, Friends of the Children participants had less trouble in school, and parents and caregivers observed more positive behavior

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