Family Development

The Brown Foster Family

Let us introduce you to Mike and Misty Brown, part of an intergenerational family of folks fostering with Sojourners. We appreciate their dedication to our youth in care!

Foster parents Pat and Mike Provost

Meet Pat and Mike Provost, who bring skill, patience, and caring to a house full of boys, and make it work!

foster parents needed

Our Foster Care Program experiences these problems everyday as we struggle to find placements for foster children. WE NEED MORE FOSTER HOMES. If you are interested in learning more about becoming a foster parent with Sojourners please call 877.496.8531 today. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/…/the-foster-care-crisis-the-…

Meet the Snow-Bevins foster family

In the next few weeks we happily share with you profiles of our foster parents. Today, let us introduce you to Becky Snow-Bivens and Greg Bivens. Becky has been fostering with Sojourners for five years. She recently married Greg, who will shortly become a foster parent, too. They live in a big white house in […]

We are recruiting new foster parents

Do you have room in your home? In your heart? Sojourners needs more foster homes. We need foster parents to be there for kids in care. For the next few weeks we will be posting info about becoming a foster parent and the benefits of fostering. Stay tuned and please share our posts with your […]

Sojourners Celebrates National Adoption Month

At Sojourners we believe that every child deserves a forever home. Our Family Development staff work hard to match children in our foster care program with wonderful forever parents. We have facilitated the adoptions of close to forty children in the past three and one half years. And, several of our staff have adopted children […]

Sojourners Golf Tournament Provides Great Day of Golf

Thanks to everyone who took part and helped out at our 4th annual golf tournament that took place at the beautiful Chillicothe Jaycees Public Golf Course on Saturday, August 9th. The weather was wonderful, the food was great, and the golfers had a good day of golf. We would especially like to thank our generous […]

Annual Poker Run Offers Ride for Our Foster Kids

Motorcycle riders have the chance to ride the beautiful summer roads of southeast Ohio and help local foster care youth during the All Riders Club annual Ride for Foster Kids poker run on August 3. Registration will be held from 11:00 am to Noon at the Redman Lodge, 7875 Dairy Lane, in Athens.  The cost […]

We Celebrated Success

    Sojourners’ staff, board of directors, family and community members gathered on June 14 at the Calvary Assembly of God to highlight the academic and work readiness achievements of several of the organization’s participants. Terri Fetherolf, chair of the Sojourners board of directors, welcomed everyone on behalf of the board. Alex Sheen, founder of […]

We Are Looking to Hire 17 VISTA Members

SOJOURNERS VISTA PROGRAM fighting poverty with passion Are you looking for a full-time job where you can make a difference in peoples’ lives? Or, a summer job where you can have fun and help people? Sojourners is recruiting for 17 AmeriCorps VISTA positions for two AmeriCorps VISTA programs which are funded through a grant from […]