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New financial literacy program aims to bolster families

December 9th, 2016. Discovering Money Solutions will provide financial planning and financial decision-making assistance to parents who have completed an eight-hour relationship enrichment program as part of Project F.R.E.E.

Inaugural retreat for foster caregivers launched

September 16, 2016. The HMRE project held it's first weekend retreat for foster caregivers couples at Lake Lanier on August 19-20.

HMRE project referenced in 2016 State of the University address

January 20, 2016. President Jere Morehead describes the HMRE project as demonstrating UGA's commitment to conduct research and scholarship to enhance the vitality of the communities in this state. The project was highlighted as an example of UGA's signature research theme "Changing lives through the land-grant mission." (Click here to see Video)

Stakeholders gather for HMRE project launch

December 10, 2015. The full depth and reach of the HMRE grant was on display as stakeholders and partners gathered for a kickoff reception at the UGA Special Collections Library.

UGA researchers aim to build stronger families with $8.2 million federal grant

October 8, 2015. The HMRE project makes the front page of the Athens Banner-Herald.

FACS directs $8.2 million grant to support Georgia families.

October 6, 2015. The initial press release from the College of Family and Consumer Sciences.

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