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Four Oaks receives Dubuque Racing grant

Four Oaks receives Dubuque Racing grant

May 30, 2014

Thanks to the Dubuque Racing Association, lighting enhancements are on the list of improvements at Four Oaks – Dubuque.

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Jim Ernst to retire after 35 years

Jim Ernst to retire after 35 years

April 30, 2014

One year ago, Jim Ernst announced his intention to retire in 2014. The Four Oaks Board of Directors selected longtime staff member Anne Gruenewald as the next CEO. Jim will be officially retiring and stepping down on May 1.

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Jim Ernst to retire after 35 years

Jim Ernst to retire after 35 years

April 30, 2014

One year ago, Jim Ernst announced his intention to retire in 2014. The Four Oaks Board of Directors selected longtime staff member Anne Gruenewald as the next CEO. Jim will be officially retiring and stepping down on May 1.

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Foot’n it for Foster Care

Foot’n it for Foster Care

April 30, 2014

During May, Four Oaks Iowa KidsNet team member Chris Barnett will be walking across Iowa in celebration of National Foster Care Awareness Month to raise awareness for foster care and the need for foster and adoptive parents.

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Foot’n it for Foster Care

Foot’n it for Foster Care

April 30, 2014

During May, Four Oaks Iowa KidsNet team member Chris Barnett will be walking across Iowa in celebration of National Foster Care Awareness Month to raise awareness for foster care and the need for foster and adoptive parents.

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Jane Boyd Community House Board of Directors announces new Executive Director

Jane Boyd Community House Board of Directors announces new Executive Director

April 4, 2014

The Jane Boyd Community House Board of Directors has appointed Dorice Ramsey as the agency’s Executive Director. Ramsey currently serves as the Director of Wellington Heights programs and will continue to oversee that work.

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Jane Boyd Community House Board of Directors announces new Executive Director

Jane Boyd Community House Board of Directors announces new Executive Director

April 4, 2014

The Jane Boyd Community House Board of Directors has appointed Dorice Ramsey as the agency’s Executive Director. Ramsey currently serves as the Director of Wellington Heights programs and will continue to oversee that work.

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Jane Boyd Community House Board of Directors announces new Executive Director

Jane Boyd Community House Board of Directors announces new Executive Director

April 4, 2014

The Jane Boyd Community House Board of Directors has appointed Dorice Ramsey as the agency’s Executive Director. Ramsey currently serves as the Director of Wellington Heights programs and will continue to oversee that work.

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New homes to be built in Wellington Heights

New homes to be built in Wellington Heights

March 26, 2014

For the first time in more than 50 years there are plans for five new single-family homes in an 18-block area of Wellington Heights, a core neighborhood in Cedar Rapids.

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My TotalChild Story

My TotalChild Story

March 26, 2014

My son and I had just been reunited after three years. He had been in living in two separate residential treatment placements. Both Jeffery and I have suffered tremendous losses in a short time.

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