February 2017 FUAN Advocate of the Month – Deb Olson

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Deb Olson, Feb. 2017 FUAN Advocate of the Month_FI

  Deb works at Affordable Cleaning Services in Iowa City, IA as a bookkeeper, secretary, graphic designer, friend, and colleague.When not working at her “day job”, she can be found organizing bridal, craft and vendor shows, and special functions. Deb is now re-married. She has three children and three grandchildren. She was divorced when her two oldest children were 3 and … Read More

How to Protect Your Family from Child Protective Services

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Watch the video or simply listen to ToyA Johnson, FUAN Vice President and co-founder of Iowa Citizens For Justice talk with Normalanga Moses of Dr. Boyce Watkins #IntellectualChocolate series. The topics discussed include information in protecting yourself, your children and your family when it comes to interacting with child protective services. ToyA Johnson is a Des Moines native. She received the majority of her … Read More

Travis Grassel – December 2016 FUAN Advocate of the Month

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FUAN Advocate of the Month - December 2016

Travis Grassel of Waukee, IA is the father of two boys – Andrew (13) and Matthew (10). Travis currently is employed as Senior Actuarial Analyst with EMC Insurance in downtown Des Moines. He divorced many moons ago, and has been active in Family Law Reform in Iowa and nationally over the last five years primarily to promote equal/shared parenting. Travis has … Read More

Vince Bechtel – November 2016 FUAN Advocate of the Month

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Since the beginning of Families United Action Network (FUAN) 17 months ago, we’ve discovered an amazing number of committed individuals!  We Are Impressed and Grateful!  We want to honor these dedicated, hard-working people. After long considerations, we have decided that the best way would be to start an “Advocate of the Month” program that gives references and credit to individuals of … Read More

Iowa Family Preservation Townhall Forum – In Case You Missed It

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Iowa Family Preservation Townhall Forum

The meeting’s goals are to increase awareness about:   Thank You Polk county sheriff candidate Dan Charleston, US Senate candidates Michael Thrams & Charles Aldrich, Iowa House Representative Norlin Mommsa, Elaine Willey , Judy Barnett, Iowa House Representative Mary Wolfe, Toya Msswagg Johnson, Travis Grassel, Merlyn Malone Law, Tanya Myer, Nicholas Dreeszen, the Craig family, Heather Sheath, Jaimee Crete, Dillon Wyckoff, … Read More