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Denise McGinnis

Honoring Ethics in Action Recipient Denise McGinnis

December 23, 2020
Denise McGinnis is a Foster Care by Foundations foster mom who was nominated for an Ethie by our Fox Valley Region Foster Care Director, Jess Drews. In her nearly 6 years working in the foster care system, Jess knows first-hand
Sue Vincent

Honoring Ethics in Action Recipient Sue Vincent

December 6, 2020
Since beginning of the pandemic earlier this year, our lives have been turned upside down in more ways than we could count, some of us lost our jobs, many were impacted by school closings, and we are all more isolated
The Shack

Type 2 Holidays

November 23, 2020
A few years ago, I was having a conversation with my son, Sam, and he made a reference to “Type 2 Fun.” It was a term I hadn’t heard before and when I questioned him on the meaning, he responded,

Honoring Ethics in Action Recipient Bonnie Kuhr

November 10, 2020
When Brown County initiated its downtown gentrification projects in the 1980s, low-income housing opportunities were progressively eliminated, and homelessness and healthcare for the homeless became a visible community concern. In 1986, the Brown County Homeless and Housing Coalition (BCHHC) began

A Home for the Holidays

September 15, 2020
A loving space, a safe have, a home. These are the holiday wishes of children throughout Wisconsin. Now more than ever, children and teens in foster care need foster parents! Foundations is the ideal foster care organization. As a nonprofit

Keep Me in the Moment

July 21, 2020
There are times we all need a little inspiration. Fortunately, the world is full of opportunities to find encouragement in everyday activities – things as simple as enjoying nature, hearing a child laugh, or reading a quote that resonates with

Foster Parents Needed in Your Community

June 9, 2020
Foundations Health & Wholeness is seeking families who are interested in becoming foster parents for children and teens in our community. Since the beginning of the year, and the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic, Foundations has experienced a record number

We Are The Helpers

April 15, 2020
In a now-famous interview that aired more than 20 years ago, Fred Rogers imparted his mother’s simple wisdom on the nation: “You know, my mother used to say, a long time ago, whenever there would be any real catastrophe that

Updates on COVID-19

March 27, 2020
April 20- Wisconsin’s Safer At Home Order doesn’t mean that you are without emotional support. Foundations Health & Wholeness continues to live its mission by helping people heal mind and spirit. Our mental health therapists and counselors are open to