The CAFO Blog


Response to Senator Graham’s Inquiry: The Permanency Center Concept

Following the US Senate Foreign Operations Budget Hearing on Children in Adversity, the Committee directed several written questions from Senators to those who had testified for formal response.  I received a particular thoughtful question from Senator Lindsey Graham, which is below.   In it, he asks for particular opportunities for effective public-private-faith based partnership on […]

U.S. Senate Testimony — Review of U.S. Foreign Assistance for Children in Adversity

Today’s U.S. Senate Appropriations hearing offered a tremendous opportunity to engage key orphan-related policy issues and also spotlight the vital role that so many Christian groups are playing in caring for orphans worldwide. In my remarks before the Committee, I desired to affirm that government can indeed play a vital role in child protection and […]