Meet Matthew, Director of Church Engagement

Matthew Carter joined the FaithBridge Foster Care staff in May 2018 as the Director of Church Engagement. In his role, he develops long-term relationships with local churches and acts as the liaison between FaithBridge and the church as they develop strategies for the launch of their foster care ministry. He has a personal connection with the FaithBridge mission. “My wife and I have six children, ages 21 down to four. Two of our children are adopted and we fostered several children early in our marriage. We began fostering in 1996 and it made an indelible impact on our lives. Having…

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Meet Lukas*

Lukas loves dinosaurs, alligators and Ninja Turtles (Raphael is his favorite). But he doesn’t love pizza or spaghetti. Like most 7 year olds he love to play outside. His dreams for the…

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Power of Love

She was scared. Lequisha Scott had grown up in foster care and aged out of the system at 18, left to fend for herself. Now here she was, watching DFCS take her…

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One Yes Changed Their Lives

On February 19, 2016, Nicola Robinson’s phone rang. It was DFCS asking if she and her husband Corey would take a 14-month-old girl. “Corey was out of town on business when the…

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Meet Aliyah*

Her biological home wasn’t the safe, loving place it should have been for then 2-year-old Aliyah. Her FaithBridge foster parents picked up on that right away. She was terrified of her new…

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