This month we're pleased to feature Shirley Yapchiongco as our Employee of the Month. Shirley is our Office Manager in Chico, and does a wonderful job of creating a warm and welcoming environment for clients and coworkers alike. Read on to learn more! What made you want to work with EA Family Services?

Did you know? March is National Social Work Month! To celebrate and help shine a light on our industry, we're featuring a roundup of articles covering everything from how to practice mindfulness and self care, tips for creating an amazing social work resume, and more!  Resilience for Social Workers: How to Increase Flexibility, Energy, and Engagement in the Face of Challenge

Learn more about our upcoming fundraiser!

Join us on May 5th at Lake Francis Resort for our annual Sportsman's Day fundraiser!

Learn more about our peer-elected choice for Leadership Spotlight: Tim Wilkinson!

Nominated by his peers as the first to be featured in 2018, is Executive Director Tim Wilkinson! Tim is an integral part of the team, and has been with us for 32 years. His goal since the start has remained consistent; for kids to have a safe place to call home. Our Assistant Executive Director (and Tim's wife), Vivian Wilkinson had this to say about his work with EA:

Learn more about Jen Gilliam, our first Employee of the Month for 2018!

 "The best preparation for tomorrow, is doing your best today." - H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

As I leave EA, there are many fond memories of the time spent here and the people who are more like family than...family!

Fellow EA employees,

It's that time of year again, the Sisters of Scota Women's Motorcycle Club (SOSWMC) is holding their 9th annual Rabbit Run Motorcycle Ride! The group will depart from 11269 Loma Rica Road in Marysville, CA on March 24th at 10am. The cost is $20 per person, or $30 for each couple. Proceeds from the event help to send foster youth to summer camp at Camp Rockin' U. If interested in participating, signups are available between 9-10am. For more information, or to RSVP with SOSWMC, visit their Facebook event page.

Learn what our clients have to say about what it's like to work with EA Family Services!

  We're honored to have met so many wonderful foster parents and kids, volunteers, and industry partners over the years. Today we'd like to share letters from two of our amazing clients who each worked with us in a different capacity. The first is from one of our foster mothers, and the second was sent by a young man who participated in our Transitional Housing Program (THP). Read on to learn more!

We hope everyone had a wonderful and relaxing holiday season. Over the last few months we've been working on a few big projects and company changes, and we're happy to finally be able to share some of them with you!

Over the last few months we've been working on a few big projects and company changes, and we're happy to finally be able to share some of them with you!  First up: our website! Our new site is officially up and running! We can still be found at www.ea.org, and we're proud to offer a mobile-friendly website containing information about all our current programs and company initiatives. We're thrilled to have a website that better reflects the high-quality service and care our organization was founded on.