CAPWN – Foster Grandparent Program

Areas Served:

  • Banner
  • Cheyenne
  • Deuel
  • Garden
  • Kimball
  • Morrill
  • Scotts Bluff

Age Group:

  • Adults
  • Seniors



Working one on one with children in a classroom setting helping them to improve in School Engagement and Readiness to enter kindergarten. Several benefits, paid small stipend, mileage, time off and more.

Mission Statement:  “Foster Grandparents are empower seniors to enrich their lives and the lives of children they serve.”  Goal is to improve lives of children they serve; bring meaning to the life of the Senior Citizen; and to assist the volunteer sites with help in the classrooms.

Eligibility Criteria

  • 55 Years of age
  • Income guidelines of 200% of poverty level
  • Able to serve 15 hrs per week
  • Pass Criminal history checks


335010th St
Gering, NE 69341 

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308-633-3348 (Office)

Contact Person: Cathy Schumacher

Agency Hours: 8-5 Monday thru Friday

Fees: None

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