2019 Annual Agency Open House and Christmas Parade

Posted by: swright 1 week, 4 days ago

This coming Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 1:45 - 5:00 p.m. Southmountain Children and Family Services will be hosting our Annual Christmas Parade and Open House.  The Parade will begin at 2 p.m and the Open House will follow until 5:00 p.m.  Open to the public, we welcome all community members to spend an afternoon at Southmountain Estates, our Foster Community located near Lake James. Come enjoy our parade followed by an open house of all of our family homes.

2019 Night of Light Run

Posted by: swright 1 week, 4 days ago

BYOP Youth Offer Continued Support to Southmountain!

Posted by: swright 2 months, 1 week ago

The Burke Youth Organized Philanthropy group, also known as BYOP, has awarded a new grant to our Foster Community!  This is the third grant awarded by BYOP, and this most recent gift was used for admission fees so the children in our care could enjoy fun and educational summer activities.  Southmountain Children and Family Services is so grateful to these wonderful youth as they continue to support our children and families!

Civil Air Patrol Squadron of Hickory Visit Southmountain Estates

Posted by: swright 5 months, 1 week ago

It was a distinct pleasure to have the young men and women of the Civil Air Patrol Squadron and their talented Commanders, Sergeants and families from Hickory, NC descend upon Southmountain Estates community! On May 24 and 25 they held an event with a perfect balance of playfulness, discipline, and good will.

Lily’s Place Hosts Poster Contest for Child Abuse Prevention Month

Posted by: swright 5 months, 4 weeks ago

During the month of April, the McDowell County Child Advocacy Center (Lily’s Place) sponsored its Annual 4th Grade Poster Contest in honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month. This year’s theme was “Every Child Matters!” and there were over 300 entries from several elementary schools including West Marion, Marion, Glenwood, Eastfield, Pleasant Gardens, and North Cove Elementary.  District Attorney Ted Bell generously donated 2 bicycles and helmets to our grand prize winners from North Cove Elementary and Glenwood Elementary.  The winners were thrilled to receive new bikes as their prize!