On an annual basis, the Foster Care Review Board (FCRB) will recognize one foster parent or couple from either the private or public sector for exemplary work serving and caring for abused or neglected children in the foster care system.

Nominations will be accepted from child welfare agencies, local courts, CASAs, foster parent organizations, or any interested person familiar with nominee(s).

Nominations will be accepted through August 10.

The recipient(s) of this award will be selected by a committee comprised of FCRB board members, advisory committee professionals and advocates, child welfare professionals, and FCRB program staff. The award recipient will be recognized on October 5, 2018, at the DoubleTree Hotel in Bay City, Michigan.

Complete information about the Foster Care Review Board program is available at

If you require assistance or have any questions, please contact Kathy Lohr at or 313-972-3288.

* 1. NOMINATOR: please enter contact information for the person submitting this nomination below:

* 2. NOMINEE: please enter contact information for the person you are nominating.

* 3. Years of experience nominee has as a foster parent:

* 4. Please describe and provide examples of the nominee's exceptional care provided to children placed in their home, including their advocacy for and commitment to the children in their care, support to birth parents, and collaboration with parties to the case:

* 5. Please describe and/or provide examples of any additional information regarding the nominee you wish to include to support your nomination, including significant achievements and/or contributions to the child welfare field:

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