May 2021 Newsletter
NOAS IS CELEBRATING 2 LEGALIZATIONS
Congratulations to these amazing families
4-year-old Ya'mere joined his forever family on April 27th. Ya'mere's family started their journey as foster parents and couldn't be happier that their active bundle of joy is now a part of their family.
We are thrilled to announce Ethan Paul’s adoption. Ethan spent 2,217 days in foster care. He legalized with his parents on April 19th.
BRAYDICH DENTAL HAS RAISED OVER $4,600 FOR NOAS SO FAR
Thank you Braydich Dental Inc. for selecting NOAS as your Smiles for Charity. We want to let everyone know about this great opportunity that benefits you and NOAS. Braydich Dental’s Smiles For Charity whitening special runs March 1st-June 30th and 100% of the proceeds will be donated to NOAS to help fund supportive services for adoptive and foster families! Make sure to call Dr. Rudy and schedule your teeth whitening to support a great cause and have a brighter smile. To schedule your appointment, call 330-294-9799 click on the button below.

EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH
Congratulations to James Margiotta for being selected as NOAS Employee of the Month. James is a WWK Recruiter and has assisted with 7 legalizations this year, including 3 separate sibling groups. He also has 4 matches. So many kids have permanency because of his hard work.
REGISTER FOR THE PLAY IT FOR THE KIDS GOLF OUTING
IGNITE MENTOR OUTING AT WAGON TRAILS
Ignite Foster Youth Mentor Program held a large group outing at Wagon Trails on Saturday, May 8th. Forty-one Mentees & Mentors and their families had a great afternoon feeding the animals. If you would like to learn more about being a mentor to a current or former foster youth, contact Kim Morgan at 330-980-4505.
TBRI® NEWS FOR NOAS FAMILIES ONLY
Did you complete all four modules of TBRI® Classes?

If not please take a look at the upcoming classes.

CORRECTING PRINCIPLES
May 22nd
from 9:00am-4:00pm

INTRODUCTION & OVERVIEW
June 12th
from 9:00am-4:00pm

EMPOWERING PRINCIPLE
June 26th
from 9:00am-4:00pm


Please register by contacting Alana MacKenzie by calling 330-980-4954 or email amackenzie@noas.com
REGISTER TO BECOME LICENSED TO FOSTER/ADOPT
Do you feel ready to take the next step towards becoming a foster and/or adoptive parent, make sure that you register for our upcoming Virtual Online Pre-Placement Class Series starting May 13th. Call Cindy at 800-686-6627 ext. 126 to register.
LEARN HOW TO TALK TO YOUR TEENS ABOUT PREGNANCY
Parents and caring adults matter! Need tips for talking to your teen about pregnancy prevention? Visit @HHSPopAffairs’ website: https://opa.hhs.gov/adolescent-health/positive-youth-development/pyd-resources #NTPPM

NOAS Mother's Day
50/50 Raffle a HUGE Success!
Thank you to Lutz Greenhouse for partnering with NOAS to sell raffle tickets. Your promotion and support helped NOAS exceed our sales goal and sell $14,800 in raffle tickets.

ONE LUCKY WINNER won half of the pot - $7,400. Congratulations Mary Ann! NOAS is also a winner with the other half of the pot $7,400!