In the News

FaithBridge In the News:

The US is Failing Substance-Exposed Infants, America Enterprise Institute (AEI), April 2024

Georgia Organization Launches New Website to Help Local Children, Atlanta Patch, May 30, 2023

Alpharetta Agency Launches New Website to Help Local Children, Alpharetta Patch, May 30, 2023

2023 Senate Committee on Foster Care and Adoption Committee, Press Release from the Office of the Lt. Governor of Georgia, May 10, 2023

Foster Care Families Desperately Needed in Georgia, Atlanta News First, May 9, 2023

Atlanta Family Encourages Others to Open Their Hearts, Adopt Children in Need, 11 Alive, May 6, 2023

FaithBridge Foster Care Certified a “Best Christian Workplace,” The Patch, December 14, 2021

What Child Protection Is For, America Enterprise Institute (AEI), September, 2021

A Place at the Table – by Jessi Esterling, FaithBridge VP of Operations, Focus on the Family, May 13, 2021

Bob Bruder-Mattson on The Martha Zoller Show, WDUN, May 10, 2021

FaithBridge Foster Care Seeks Foster Parents for Teens, Patch, May 6, 2021

Gov. Kemp Signs Georgia Tax Cut, Adoption Tax Credit Bills Into Law, CBS Atlanta | CW69 10 p.m. News, March 22, 2021

What Lessons can the Child Welfare System Take from the COVID-19 Pandemic? American Enterprise Institute (AEI), January 19, 2021

FaithBridge Foster Care Certified a “Best Christian Workplace”, The Patch, October 28, 2020

For Foster Kids, a Step in the Right Direction, City Journal, July 9, 2020

FaithBridge Foster Care gives Georgia Baptists training for a growing crisis, The Christian Index, July 8, 2020

FaithBridge Announced as One of Nine Community Partners in National All-In Adoption Challenge – Child Welfare Information Gateway, June 24, 2020

COVID-19 and the Impact in the Foster Care System, Atlanta Journal Constitution, June 5, 2020

“Morning on Maine,” WDUN AM550/FM102.9, May 26, 2020

Alpharetta Foster Care Agency Sees More Families Signing Up for Online Training WABE Radio, May 21, 2020

Hope, Healing and Restoration – A Birth Mother’s Story, Children’s Bureau Express, May 2020

Record number 189 organizations honored as “Certified Best Christian Workplaces,” Religion News Service, January 28, 2020

Georgia works to raise graduation rate for foster children, AJC, August 16, 2019

Fostering Families Develops Thriving Families, Children’s Bureau Express, May 2019

Georgia family adopts five siblings and a year later, their bond continues to grow, 11 Alive, February 20, 2019

FaithBridge Foster Care Achieves National Accreditation, Alpharetta/Milton Patch, December 6, 2018

FaithBridge Foster Families Share the Love of Christ While Raising Children, Atlanta Christian Voice, October 2018

Mom who fought addiction regains custody of her son with help from his foster family, WSB-TV, June 6, 2018

Paulding County Foster Parents Who Adopt Five Siblings Honored as Georgia Foster Parents of the Year, The Dallas New Era, November 10, 2017

FaithBridge Feature Article Series for Focus on the Family: The Phases of Foster Care

Focus on the Family invited Bob Bruder-Mattson to write a series of articles based on the phases of fostering – what foster parents can expect on the fostering journey and how churches and friends can support and encourage. 

FaithBridge Press Releases:

05/30/23: FaithBridge Launches New Website to Help Keep Foster Kids in Their Home Counties

05/03/23: FaithBridge Foster Care Seeks Foster Parents to Care for Siblings, Special Needs Children

12/09/21: FaithBridge Certified Best Christian Workplace for Third Year

05/06/21: FaithBridge Sees Increasing Trend of in Teens in Care

10/28/20: FaithBride Foster Care Certified as Best Christian Workplace for Second Year

05/12/20: FaithBridge Receives National Recognition for Work with Birth Parents

12/17/19: FaithBridge Foster Care Certified as a Best Christian Workplace

12/05/18: FaithBridge Foster Care Achieves National Accreditation