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May 7th, 2024

Press Release: Crossnore Receives Largest Donation in its History


Crossnore Receives $5 Million pledge toward Comprehensive Campaign. $750,000 Matching Gift from Reynolds American Foundation. WINSTON-SALEM, NC (May 8,…

September 8th, 2022

Preparing for the Future through Crossnore’s Youth Independent Living Program


This is Thomas’s story of his time at Crossnore and in our Youth Independent Living program. My name is…

August 4th, 2022

Foster Where it Fits: Becoming a Respite Provider


Not everyone can provide full-time foster care to children in the system. But often, when realizing that limitation, folks…

July 20th, 2022

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Biggs Bikes: A True Community Effort


I was six when I learned to ride a bike without training wheels. At nine, I began to enjoy…

March 3rd, 2022

Through the Years: Crossnore School


We sat down with Kathy Dellinger, who now serves as Executive Assistant to our CEO and Deputy Director. She…

February 10th, 2022

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The HEART of a Cottage Parent: Why They Say Yes


Betty Lovell has always had a heart for children. Her heart, coupled with her more than 44 years of…

February 3rd, 2022

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The HEART of a Foster Parent: Why They Say Yes


Many folks, at one time or another, may feel curious and possibly even called to foster care. With more…

January 13th, 2022

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Redefining Family: The Adams’s Story


If you think your house is bustling, you should meet the Adams Family. No, not that Adams family –…

September 23rd, 2021

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Making a Difference: Kim’s Story


Although Kim Barnhardt’s volunteer name badge only states her name, there’s a joke around here that it should really…

September 2nd, 2021

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Back to School with Our Day Treatment Program


Almost two weeks into the new school year in Winston-Salem, and we are so thankful to have our students…