Foster grandparent program looking for more volunteers

Donald Fugate is shown in this April 2019 photo reading to the St. Andrews’ kindergarten class in California, Mo. Fugate was serving as a foster grandparent with the Central Missouri Community Action Foster Grandparents program. (California Democrat photo by Danisha Hogue)
Donald Fugate is shown in this April 2019 photo reading to the St. Andrews’ kindergarten class in California, Mo. Fugate was serving as a foster grandparent with the Central Missouri Community Action Foster Grandparents program. (California Democrat photo by Danisha Hogue)


Central Missouri Community Action (CMCA) is looking for seniors to participate in the foster grandparent program.

"Our volunteers serve in preschools and elementary schools where they share their love of children and provide academic, and sometimes behavioral and developmental support to youth in their communities," a CMCA release states.

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