Two Generations, One Village

After only a few months working for The Village Family Service Center as a pregnancy and adoption social worker, Sarah Flesberg feels at home. “It’s like a big family,” Sarah says. “The staff are all supportive of each other.” Sarah’s familial roots with The Village go deeper than her new, caring coworkers. Her grandmother, Evelyn…
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Soliah, Albrecht Join The Village Development Team

FARGO – Deb Soliah has been hired as executive director for development at The Village Family Service Center in Fargo. Kellie Albrecht rejoins the nonprofit organization as community engagement coordinator. Soliah, of Fargo, will provide leadership in growing philanthropic support for the mission of The Village Family Service Center. Her previous positions include executive director…
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What Parents Need To Know About Teens And Dating

By Kelly Olson The Village Family Service Center It seems like yesterday they were holding your hand across the street. Now your son or daughter is a teenager. They’re interested in dating, which you know can mean more than just holding someone else’s hand … It’s difficult to establish a “right” age for dating, as…
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A Love Story For Valentine’s Day

At The Village, we help families. Sometimes, we help create families through adoption. Each adoption is truly a love story: The love the birth mother shows to her child by creating a plan, the love the adoptive family has in welcoming their new child. So in honor of Valentine’s Day, here is a recent success…
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It’s Giving Hearts Day! Please Give To These Village Programs :-)

Three Village programs are taking part in Giving Hearts Day today: Nokomis Child Care Centers, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and First Step Recovery. You can give to any (or all! 🙂 of these programs by visiting GivingHeartsDay.org and searching for “Village.” See the screenshot below for more guidance, and thank you so much for supporting our work.…
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