TFI Welcomes New Director of Foster Care in Kansas, Nebraska

MANHATTAN, Kan. – TFI is pleased to announce Laney Uphoff as the new Director of Foster Care. Laney was elevated from her previous employment as a Foster Care Supervisor for TFI. She has served as a social worker for 17 years and has experience in child welfare, mental health, managed health care, family services, medical … Read moreTFI Welcomes New Director of Foster Care in Kansas, Nebraska

TFI Welcomes New Senior Vice President of Clinical and Assessment Services

TOPEKA, Kan. – TFI is pleased to announce Dr. Melissa Briggs as the new Senior Vice President of Clinical and Assessment Services. Briggs was elevated from her previous role with TFI as Vice President of Family Services. She has been overseeing TFI’s Family Preservation Services in the West Region of Kanas and TFI’s Family First … Read moreTFI Welcomes New Senior Vice President of Clinical and Assessment Services

TFI Welcomes New Director of Human Resources

Wichita Falls, Texas (June 18, 2021) – TFI is pleased to announce Della Kennedy as the new Director of Human Resources. Kennedy comes to TFI as an experienced human resources manager with a demonstrated history of working in human resources management. She was responsible for the smooth and profitable operation of many different company’s human … Read moreTFI Welcomes New Director of Human Resources

TFI Hosts Successful First Rodeo Fundraiser in Oklahoma

Cowboys Who Care Ranch Rodeo draws more than $10,000 in donations (Kellyville, OK) – TFI Oklahoma and Crooked Bar Ranch hosted the inaugural Cowboys Who Care Ranch Rodeo on Saturday, June 5 at the Creek County Fairgrounds. The family event raised money to benefit local children in foster care and had more than $10,000 in donations ... Read moreTFI Hosts Successful First Rodeo Fundraiser in Oklahoma

TFI Continues to Spread Awareness About the Dangers of Heatstroke

Heatstroke deaths declined precipitously in 2020 (June 9, 2021 / Topeka, KS) – Outside of crashes, heatstroke is the number one vehicle-related killer of children in the United States. As temperatures heat up, TFI is teaming up with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to raise awareness and help reduce the number of heatstroke deaths … Read moreTFI Continues to Spread Awareness About the Dangers of Heatstroke

TFI to Host Cowboys Who Care Ranch Rodeo Fundraiser, Saturday, June 5

Rodeo to benefit Oklahoma children and youth in foster care (Tulsa, OK)—TFI Oklahoma and Crooked R Ranch is hosting the Cowboys Who Care Ranch Rodeo on Saturday, June 5, at the Creek County Fairgrounds, Kellyville, OK. All proceeds from the ranch rodeo will benefit local children in foster care. The Cowboys Who Care Ranch Rodeo … Read moreTFI to Host Cowboys Who Care Ranch Rodeo Fundraiser, Saturday, June 5

TFI to Hold Pinwheel Planting Ceremony at Local TFI Office to Celebrate June as Family Reunification Month

TFI reunited 330 Kansas families this past year (Topeka, KS)— TFI CEO Michael Patrick and TFI staff are holding a pinwheel planting ceremony on Tuesday, June 1, at the local TFI office to celebrate June as National Family Reunification Month. TFI staff will share reunification stories and then plant pinwheels to recognize the 330 Kansas … Read moreTFI to Hold Pinwheel Planting Ceremony at Local TFI Office to Celebrate June as Family Reunification Month

TFI Welcomes New Vice President of Program Development

Austin, Texas (May 21, 2021) – TFI is pleased to announce Christine Gendron as the new Vice President of Program Development. Gendron comes to TFI as an experienced and entrepreneurial leader with more than a decade of experience strengthening services for children and families. Prior to serving as the new Vice President of Program Development … Read moreTFI Welcomes New Vice President of Program Development

Local Family Highlights the Need for More Foster Parents in Texas

May is recognized as National Foster Care Month Denton, Texas – There are approximately 29,000 children in foster care in Texas. Through no fault of their own, children are placed daily in out of home care. There are many Texas children in need of a temporary, loving place to call home. May is National Foster Care … Read moreLocal Family Highlights the Need for More Foster Parents in Texas