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10/8/13: Thompson to dedicate new Grier Heights campus and expand programs to serve 30 percent more children and families

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02/25/13: Thompson kicks off ‘March Madness for Reading’ and helps launch program in 14 area preschools

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02/21/13: Thompson Child & Family Focus and York Place plan to merge.

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04/16/12
Thompson ‘Portraits of Courage’ Luncheonto Spotlight Family’s
Healing Journey

10th Annual Benefit Luncheon, April 26, at The Westin Charlotteto Raise Awareness and Funds for At-Risk Children and Families

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11/9/11

Stomp, Chomp & Roll Throws A “Snowball” To Benefit Thompson Child & Family Focus

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9/7/11: A Hundred & 'Change'
Thompson Child & Family Focus celebrates 125 years of life-changing care for children with event at St. Mary’s Chapel, Sept. 10.

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5/13/11: Thompson 9th Annual Luncheon
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3/1/11: Thompson Kicks Off "March Madness for Reading"
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9/30/10: Thompson Opens Natural Playground.
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6/24/10: Thompson Opens New Psychiatric Residential Treatment Center  
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6/7/10: Thompson Child Development Center Celebrates Graduation
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6/20/08: Thompson Child & Family Focus merges with The Family Center.
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10/13/13: Grier Heights families to get boost from new center. The Charlotte Observer
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04/03/13: Thompson merger targets expansion. Philanthropy North Carolina. Click here to read article.

03/11/13: "The woman who gave her heart to Charlotte’s broken children" The Charlotte Observer. Click here to read the article.

01/23/13: Thompson Staff Member Receives National Award for Improving Child Welfare. Click here to read press release.

11/15/12: Mint Museum partners with Thompson Child & Family Focus
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11/14/12: The Charlotte Observer "Teacher of the Arts: Jessica McQuillen" Thompson is engaging young minds through the arts. Click here to read the article.

9/28/12: Art Therapy Brings New Possibilities nFOCUS Magazine features Thompson Child Development Center’s use of experiential art activities to modify behavior and improve social skills. Click here for the full article.

04/27/12: The Charlotte Observer "Nonprofit helped a family heal" Click here to read article.Click here for photos.

04/27/12: Observations from Charlotte's Social Scene: Olivia Fortson "Courage, tears and a lot of hope at the annual fundraising luncheon for Thompson Child & Family Focus" Click here to read to article.

4/20/12: Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly
"Helping Children in Need" Thompson Child & Family Focus needs volunteers, donations for campus near Matthews. Click here to read article.

11/9/11 Charlotte Moms
"Red bean hummus for a cause"

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9/12/11 Crossroads Charlotte
"Thompson's 125th Anniversary Fun, but mostly about Family." Click here to read article.

5/19/11 The Charlotte Observer
"Stopwatch philanthropy: $1.3 million in 1 hour"Click here to read article.

5/18/11: WCNC.com
Charlotte program helps Russian orphan adapt to new family (Video).

4/19/11: SouthPark Magazine
"Snapshot: J.D. McNutt"
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3/17/11: WCNC.com
"Larry's Look | March Madness reading Campaign" (Video)

3/25/11: Matthews-Mint Hill Weekly
Books Spur "March Madness"
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10/1/10: NC Diocese "Center to provide intense therapy for victims of 'horrifying' abuse" Click here to read article.

5/21/10: WCNC.com
"Program in Mecklenburg County battles to put kids first." (video)

5/19/10: The Charlotte Observer
"Thompson Child & Family Focus raises $637,000!" Click here to read article.

5/10/10: Fox News Rising
"Wilson Gets Upstaged by the Kids at Thompson Child Development Center"(video)

5/1/10: SouthPark Magazine
"Making Children Whole" Click here to read article.

4/19/10: The Charlotte Observer
"Tweeta20: Raising Funds for Disadvantaged Kids."Click here to read article.

2/28/10: The Charlotte Observer
"Epiphany School" Click here to read article

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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