The CAFO Blog


Response to Request from Senator Graham to CAFO

In May, CAFO testified before the U.S. Senate Foreign Operations Sub-Committee on U.S. action for orphans and vulnerable children globally.  (See text of the testimony here.)  Following the hearing, the Committee continued its work by issuing requests for more in-depth discussion of specific issues.  One follow-up question for CAFO came from Senator Lindsey Graham.  The […]

Fostering Change: Great Article on the Rising Church Engagement for Foster Youth

The online journal Shared Justice – produced by the excellent team at the Center for Public Justice – carries a great article on the significant growth of Christian involvement in caring for foster youth. [See “Fostering Change:  Recent Partnerships Give Hope to Children in Foster Care.”  The article describes: …both government and the church have […]

East Africa Child Adoption Conference begins today!

Today, East Africa Christian leaders will gather to champion growth of a culture of local adoption within East African churches for children who lack families.  In partnership with CAFO, the first-of-its-kind East Africa Child Adoption Conference begins today in Nairobi, Kenya.  The vision for the conference is the very heart of the CAFO Global Movements […]

Amazing How Much Can Be Said in 30-Seconds: Brilliant Video from Radiance Foundation

The Radiance Foundation is launching a truly brilliant series of videos this month, celebrating the value of every life and the beauty of adoption as an alternative for women facing unplanned pregnancy.  Its tagline captures the vision: “Turn the unplanned into a loving plan.” See the first 30-second video in the series, “Meet Jonny Moses” […]

Book of Acts Meets Arizona: Beautiful Video Story

A friend recently shared this video with me:  just simple clips of a pastor from Arizona sharing about his journey into foster care and adoption.  In some ways, it’s a story that so many Christians are experiencing around the country.  Each carry their own beauty, challenges and triumphs.  But this one also has a unique […]