Mentor Perspective: Lori’s Story

Mentor Perspective: Lori’s Story

Seven years ago I attended a Release prayer walk through the Douglas County Youth Center. It was an eye opening experience to see so many people talking to and praying with the youth. From that experience, I was inspired to begin volunteering as a weekly Bible study...
Mentor Perspective: William’s Story

Mentor Perspective: William’s Story

I didn’t originally intend to be a mentor in any mentor program. Instead, I was simply trying to be helpful when a previous student of mine had identified me as a potential mentor. The process of being officially matched was simple enough and is what...
Foster Family Feature: Brittney and Edward

Foster Family Feature: Brittney and Edward

Brittney and Tank have been foster parents with Release for the past year. They have had five children placed with them in that time – four of whom are siblings and are currently placed with them. Brittney and Tank stay very busy! Through the fostering process,...

How to Help a Foster Family

Some people know that they are called to be foster parents, for a variety of reasons. Others aren’t so sure. Some people may think they are called to be foster parents, but not at their current stage of life. That’s okay. We believe that we’re not...