Tuesday, April 23, 20169
No-host lunch 11:30 AM - 1 PM
Guest Speaker: Melissa Pemberton
The Gathering House, 733 West Garland Ave, Spokane
Registration not required, but please RSVP below
Since 2004, Melissa has worked with low-income, high-risk families in various capacities with the most recent being an Adoptions Social Worker for the state of Washington. In addition, Melissa volunteered for four years with Teen MOPS, a support group for teenage mothers in the Spokane area. Melissa has been with A Child’s Hope Spokane since 2014 and has many roles within the agency. Her current roles are Executive Director, Case Manager, Trainer and Placement Coordinator, as well as teaching the quarterly Intro Class. Melissa and her family reside in Cheney, WA and are in the process of planting a church. Melissa and her husband, Jon, both have a heart to bring awareness to the Church on stepping into the hard to love those involved in the foster care system.