Foster Family-Rotary Children


The Harrisburg Rotary learned about Foster Family Resource Center of Southern Illinois at the Monday, November 25, 2019 luncheon meeting at Morrello’s Pizza & Grill. Angela Rowe’s guest was Les O’Dell, Partner Relations. O’Dell gave his experience of how he and his wife got involved with foster children. Some facts O’Dell stated are : 1) O’Dell has two biological children and 3 foster children. 2) 16,000 foster children in Illinois, 3) 100 foster children in Saline County, 4) Most foster children have problems. For more information contact O’Dell at (618) 529-5555 or Eleven Rotarians enjoyed the presentation. Shown in photo are President Rocky Hull, Les O’Dell and Angela Rowe.
Photo by James D. Bond Rotary Publicity and SI Dollar Saver Publisher