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Luncheon Speaker for June 18th
Steve Wakefield of Buckner International
Steve Wakefield, Vice President and General Counsel of Buckner International, will share with us on Thursday, June 18th, at the Belo. He will describe the past, present and future missions of the highly regarded faith oriented not-for-profit organization, Buckner International.
Since 1879, Buckner International has been transforming lives through hands-on ministry, serving the most vulnerable from the beginning to the ending of life. Buckner is one of the oldest and most unique faith-based social service organizations of its kind, serving thousands of people each year in the United States and around the world.
Today, Buckner provides foster care and adoption services, education and training programs for disadvantaged children and adults, residential programs for single mothers pursuing educational goals and a broad range of services for senior adults, including independent living, assisted living, nursing care, memory support and hospice care.
Steve Wakefield joined Buckner as Vice President and General Counsel in January, 2013 after practicing law for 32 years. He received his Juris Doctor from Southern Methodist University in 1975 and Bachelor of Arts Degree, Political Science from Tulsa University in 1972.
Please join us to learn how one man’s faith and vision has positively influenced the lives of so many people around the world.
Here’s the upcoming speaker list so you can make a point of setting aside time on your calendar to hear from these committed Christians:
July 16--Don Kelly, Peacemakers Instructor
September 17--Dr. Darrell Bock, Senior Research Professor, DTS