November is National adopt a child month. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Veronica Vilar reports, The Florida Department of Children and Families is pairing with public adoption agencies to expand adoption awareness among communities in order to ensure foster children find a loving home.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/AdoptionwrapVV.mp3]
The Lake City community is working to help a family of eight that lost their home in a fire last week. Donations so far include mattresses, shoes, toothbrushes and sports equipment for the kids, and a GoFundMe has been set up to raise money toward a down payment on a new house.