Happy 30 Years, Linda!

We congratulate Linda Purdy on her 30 years of service to Christian Relief Fund. When you think of CRF, it is hard not to think of Linda. Her compassion, leadership and love for children have permeated every area of our organization. Thirty years ago Baxter Loe, our founder, hired Linda out of the educational realm because of her technological ability. He wanted Linda to bring CRF into the future. Well, it sure worked. CRF has grown from a few children in India to thousands around the world. As our executive director, Linda makes sure that these children are accounted for and cared for. We appreciate and honor Linda not only for her many years of service but also for the… Read more »

Drive Thru

It was a nice peaceful day at the CRF office. And then it happened. I thought a bomb went off in the building. It was so loud and so full of destructive sounds — I could think of nothing else. It had to be a bomb. I quickly ran around the building to see what was demolished and what was the source of this incredible noise. When I got to Julie Castillo’s office, there was a truck that had driven into it. Yes, someone had driven through the outside wall and had entered her office. Just for your information, CRF doesn’t have a drive thru at our building. Well, not until this moment. What happened? We still don’t know.