A young heart full of grace
In a world where our youth are often misjudged, dismissed, and overlooked, we are thankful to be in a field of work that sees children for who and what they [...]
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Christmas at Crossnore
Our children not getting to be at home is always tough, but especially around Christmas time. We can't change their situation, but we can try to make their holidays as [...]
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A Lasting Impression
Growing up southern meant many things. In the summer it meant you grew tomatoes and green beans and collards. In the fall you cured country hams, rabbit hunted on Saturday, [...]
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We did it!
Friends! We did it! The grand total for Giving Tuesday was $17,047! With the $15,000 match from a very generous donor, we will be allocating $32,047 to our Crossnore Promise [...]
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Stories of Hope
Do you ever wonder what impact your donations have on the children served by Crossnore? Meet Abby (not her real name; story shared with her permission), a middle school student [...]
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The Power of Gratitude
“We steer where we stare.”  This quote by Lysa TerKeurst radically changed how I practice therapy with children and families. It’s easy to find reasons to complain, or to spend [...]
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Racism is Trauma

Crossnore School & Children’s Home exists to be a sanctuary for children and their families and racism destroys sanctuary. Racism is trauma and is part of systemic community trauma that has long term negative impacts on people and communities of color. Crossnore believes that black lives matter, and we are committed to building an anti-racist organization and supporting the development of racial equity in our communities. 

To read more about Crossnore's stance on racial equity, the Board of Trustee's Anti-Racist Statement, and to find other resources, please click HERE

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