Welcome to The Board

Spaulding for Children welcomes two new board members this month. Along with unique expertise and professional backgrounds that strengthen our organization, they share tremendous and heartfelt enthusiasm and commitment in support of our mission. Rhonda Jordan Phillips recently retired from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. She is a former mentor at Spaulding for Children and a long serving […]

Council on Accreditation Affirms Spaulding

The Council on Accreditation (COA) announced it has accredited Spaulding for Children, affirming that Spaulding meets the highest national standards of best practice and establishes the organization’s credibility as effective and professionally sound. In addition, COA accreditation provides assurance to all of its stakeholders that Spaulding for Children is delivering needed, high-quality services in our […]

Ready for the Future … What Does It Mean to Mentor a Foster Child?

“Some people are in the lives of foster kids because they have to – literally or otherwise. A mentor chooses.” Many teens graduated this past June. But when Charles grabbed his diploma there was someone special in his corner, a mentor named Ken Rice. Here he tells what being a mentor has meant to both of them. Charles had been a […]