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Children's Updates Summer 2014

June 1, 2014 - by Marc Jaccard, Executive Director - The Evans Home for Children

Catch up with our kids by reading our latest newsletter. We've got lots of graduates making us proud and former resident Glynis Pitts has been named Chief Resident at LSU!

Children's Updates Winter 2013

December 15, 2013 - by Marc Jaccard, Executive Director - The Evans Home for Children

Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas from the Henry and William Evans Home for Children! This year, for the first time in decades, more than half of our children have been placed privately with us by homeless parents as they work to improve their circumstances. Read about the year we had with all of our kids in this latest update.

Our Savior Lutheran donates to Evans Home for Children

August 9, 2013 - The Winchester Star

Our Savior Lutheran Church, which historically sponsors missions nationally and internationally, has chosen to focus its support this year locally.

Evans Home Fills Need for Homeless Children

April 3, 2013 - by Laura McFarland - The Winchester Star

The effects of a struggling economy can be seen in a small but meaningful way at the Henry and William Evans Home for Children in Winchester. Executive Director Marc Jaccard said seven of the 13 children and teenagers at Evans are homeless...

LongHorn Steakhouse Grant to Evans Home

April 3, 2013

We are proud that our local Darden restaurant - LongHorn Steakhouse recognized us as a leader in our community and is supporting our work to prepare our children for post high schoool education!

Lending a Hand​ - Around the Panhandle

February 1, 2013 - by Victoria Kidd - Around the Panhandle

When asked to think about the word 'home,' many people immediately thin of the place where they grew up, instead of the residence within which they currently reside. Home is a special place.....

Children's Updates Winter 2012

December 15, 2012 - by Marc Jaccard, Executive Director - The Evans Home for Children

Happy Holidays from the Evans Home! Read our latest Children's updates to see what 2012 had in store for our family. It was a LOT!

Evans Home 43rd Annual Doll Auction

November 23, 2012 - by Laura McFarland - The Winchester Star

See what our artistic doll dressers have in store for the auction this year. All dolls can also be previewed here on the website.

Children's Updates Summer 2012

July 1, 2012 - by Marc Jaccard, Executive Director - The Evans Home for Children

During the past year, among our population that has ranged between 11 and 16 children at a time, four have come to us because they were homeless.  This means a couple of things....

Evans Home 42nd Annual Doll Auction​

December 1, 2011 - by Erica M. Stocks - The Winchester Star

Even in its 42nd year, the annual doll auction held to benefit the Henry and Williams Evans Home for Children continues to hold a special place in the hearts of those who coordinate and support the fundraiser....

The Quintessential Mom​

May 9, 2011 - by Stephanie M. Mangino - The Winchester Star

Find out why our house mother is 'the quintessential mom', posted May 9th, 2011 in the Winchester Star!

Children's Updates March 2011

March 1, 2011 - by Marc Jaccard, Executive Director - The Evans Home for Children

See what's going on this spring at the Evans Home as we prepare for Apple Blossom, graduation and Kiwanis Pancake Day!

'Burden' for children

April 21, 2010 - by Adrian O'Connor - The Winchester Star, Valley Pike

posted April 21st, 2010 by Adrian O'Conner, author of the Winchester Star's 'Valley Pike' column.

Early years at the Evans Home​

April 14, 2010 - by Adrian O'Connor - The Winchester Star, Valley Pike

posted April 14th, 2010 by Adrian O'Conner, author of the Winchester Star's 'Valley Pike' column.

Who are those guys?​

April 7, 2010 - by Adrian O'Connor - The Winchester Star, Valley Pike

posted April 7th, 2010 by Adrian O'Conner, author of the Winchester Star's 'Valley Pike' column.

Rotary's Kaleidoscope benefits Evans Home​

March 23, 2010 - by Stephanie M. Mangino - The Winchester Star

(Winchester Star - 3/23/2010). Money raised at the Rotary Club of Winchester's annual Kaleidoscope Gala usual goes towards....

40th Auction​ Offers Special Dolls

December 1, 2009 - by Glenne White - The Winchester Star

The Winchester Star

No Stranger to Sewing​

December 1, 2009 - by Glenne White - The Winchester Star

The Winchester Star

Evans Home Takes the Cake - Twice!

November 1, 2009

We are proud to announce that we've received the Friend of Education Award from the Winchester Education Association as well as the 'Distinguished Administrator Award' presented by the Virginia Association of Children's Homes.

Big Bids on Dolls Aid Kids in Need​

December 8, 2008 - by Drew Houff - The Winchester Star

The Winchester Star

Something Bigger and Greater

July 6, 2004 - by Michael N. Graff - The Winchester Star

Evans Home created foundation for soon-to-be-deployed soldier (Winchester Star - July 6th, 2004)

New Lloyd House Is Special Present for Future Adults

July 1, 2004 - by Stephanie M. Mangio - The Winchester Star

(Winchester Star - July 1st, 2004)

Amazing Evans Home Worker Wins Award

November 4, 2003 - by Star Traylor - The Winchester Star

(Winchester Star - November 4th, 2003)