The CAFO Blog


Moving Video from Oklahoma State-Church Partnership to Find Kids Homes

As described in a previous post, the State of Oklahoma and many Oklahoma churches are partnering in an ambitious new effort to bring the number of waiting children in the state’s foster system as close to zero as possible.  This “8046 Campaign” released a short video this week; it’s simple, but brought tears to my […]

Oklahoma Pursues the Faith Community in Serious Foster Care Drive

It’s great to see innovative state and county governments increasingly partner with churches in caring for foster youth.  Although church-state rules require clear partnership guidelines, there’s a growing recognition that government agencies can readily partner with churches in ways that preserving the distinctives of both.  Most importantly, they’re seeing that committed churches can make a […]