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Healthy Greenville awards 22 grants, including $6,250 to A Child’s Haven

Healthy Greenville awards 22 grants that will benefit children, veterans, elderly By: Liv Osby, The Greenville News Published 6:47 a.m. ET May 1, 2019 At her job as a church secretary in Greenville, Wanda Rivera has health benefits for herself....
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Melanie and Ethan’s Story

Melanie was a single mom raising her son, Ethan.  She worked two jobs and didn’t have family nearby to help with Ethan when needed. Although her life was stressful, Melanie was making it work and was still able to provide...
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Stephanie’s Story

Stephanie was a kind-hearted three-year-old with pig-tails and a smile that lit up the room. It all changed when Stephanie started coming to Head Start with her hair down. The teacher found bruises on the back of Stephanie’s neck, the...
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Jamal’s Story

Jamal’s family struggled to make ends meet. His father worked three jobs, leaving Jamal’s mom and grandmother taking turns caring for Jamal when he wasn’t at the corner childcare center. Everything was going well until Jamal’s grandmother relapsed into substance...
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Palmer’s Story

Palmer used to have a chaotic life. His relationship with his father was inconsistent and unstable, he demanded his wants be fulfilled immediately, he shouted and screamed in public and ignored his mother. One time the police had to be...
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Brittney’s Story

Brittney arrived at A Child’s Haven when she was four years old. Brittney had previously been neglected, so at the time she was living in foster care under DSS Custody. She presented generalized anxiety disorder, parent-child relational problems, and other personal...
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$5,000 Grant from BB&T Fall for Greenville Presented by Pepsi gives A Child’s Haven Chills

$5,000 grant from BB&T Fall for Greenville presented by Pepsi gives A Child’s Haven Chills Greenville, SC: A Child’s Haven (ACH) has a new freezer courtesy of a $5,000 grant from BB&T Fall for Greenville presented by Pepsi. The new...
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Camden and Hayden’s Story

Camden and Hayden come from a low-income family with limited social support, and some of their family didn’t understand their needs. Both boys live with their biological parents. Their father works, and mother is a stay-at-home-parent. Camden and Hayden’s mother attended...
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Addie and Jane’s Story

Addie and Jane were four years old when they came to A Child’s Haven. Their diagnosis included an array of behavior disorders and an upbringing away from their biological parents due to physical abuse and neglect. Addie and Jane lived...
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