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Center for Children and Families, Inc.
April 27, 2011

I have been volunteering for CCFI for 25 years and have always found the staff supportive of my work and of the children and families that come through their doors. My wife and I are extended families, meaning we do short-term child care and respite care mostly for single mothers or grandmothers (these days). We think there is nothing quite like this program in central Oklahoma, and it serves a great purpose in reducing tensions in single-parent households. CCFI is in its other programs too a beacon of information and hope to families who are struggling with economic and other issues.

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Some kids contact us years later, and we are still in almost weekly contact with a 31 year old who has become part of our family.

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Give them lots more money!

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Volunteer & I keep kids overnight in respite care.