The Children's Home Winston-Salem

Agriculture
7:30 am
Thu August 14, 2014

Winston-Salem Children's Home Has New Community Farm Store

Volunteers from local churches and organizations are building the "Farmery", at the Children's Home in Winston-Salem. The farm store will feature fresh produce for the public and serve as a place to recruit new volunteers.
Credit Keri Brown

This week, volunteers at the Children’s Home in Winston-Salem are putting the finishing touches on a new farm building.  This comes six months after the Home nearly lost its animals and some therapeutic programs for at risk youth.

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Children
11:31 am
Wed March 19, 2014

Animal Adoptions Halted at Winston-Salem Children’s Home

Leigh Summer and her family volunteer their time each week to take care of the animals at the Children's Home in Winston-Salem. They are also working with other supporters to develop programs that will help keep the animals at the farm.
Credit Keri Brown

The board at the Children’s Home in Winston-Salem has stopped the adoption of its farm animals for now.

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Children
10:25 pm
Fri February 14, 2014

Community Members Fight to Keep Farm Animals at Children's Home in Winston-Salem

Laura Gentry, an equine specialist at the Children's Home, is amoung a group of comunity members fighting to keep the animals at the farm.
Keri Brown

The Children’s Home in Winston-Salem is getting rid of its farm animals that are used for therapeutic mental health programs on campus. But a group of volunteers and community members are fighting to keep them there. 

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