The CALL in Marion County receives grant

The Twin Lakes Community Foundation recently awarded a one thousand dollar grant to The CALL in Marion County.  Danielle Davenport, Fundraising Coordinator for The CALL applied for the grant.

The money will be used to recruit, train and support three new foster families in Marion County.  We are very appreciative of this grant.

The CALL in Marion County receive funds

Pictured are Edie Kate Hampton, Gabe Ramos and Meg Coffman.  Edie Kate and Gabe receive a check for $2500 from Harp’s Grocery Store from Meg Coffman.  The CALL was nominated for this award by Rhonda Spann.  We are grateful to Rhonda and to Harp’s for these funds.  They will be used to support foster families in our county.

Foster Children attend Christmas Party

Area foster children were guests of The CALL in Marion County today for a Christmas party.  Children decorated cookies, decorated ornaments and shopped for presents for family members.  Team members helped the children wrap the presents.  All enjoyed refreshments and hot chocolate.  Thank you to Yellville Methodist Church for allowing us to use your hall.  We had a great time!

Informational Meeting

Tuesday, July 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Bull Shoals, AR, 701 Broadway St.  Informational meeting is open to anyone who would like to know more about adopting, fostering or mentoring our youth in Marion County.  Please, come with your questions.


CALL Mall in Marion County

Members of the leadership team for The CALL in Marion County pose in front of their CALL Mall.  Pictured below are Front row (left to right) Karen Carter, Misty Duffy, Danielle Davenport, Edie Kate Hampton and Mr. Bobby Joe Ott. Back row Dianne Erickson, Rosie Davenport, Linda Ramos, Heather Kite, Gabe Ramos, Janice Triner and Tad Ott.  The Mr and Mrs. Bobby Joe Ott and Tad Ott were instrumental in having this house donated to us for our use.  Not present for the picture were Mrs. Bobby Joe Ott and team members Lindsay Davenport and Mina Benjamin. The CALL Mall was donated by the Main Street Church of Christ in Yellville and sits on their campus.  We are grateful for their support of The CALL.