FOSTER GRANDPARENT PROGRAM
HISTORY OF THE VOLUNTEERS’ TRAINING CONFERENCE
2006: Asheville, North Carolina
Liz and Leann were the perfect
While visiting the 2005 Woody Cooper Jamboree in Biloxi, Mississippi,
Dr. Paul Cotten, of William Carey University in Hattiesburg, Mississippi,
agreed to ensure that the tradition of the old Woody Cooper
Conferences would continue. With support from local FGP programs, Dr.
Cotten managed and coordinated the event from the hills of Asheville,
North Carolina. Please peruse these photos for a glimpse inside the event.
Dr. Cotten (far right) and Crew’s First
Meeting each year is sweet.
A local bluegrass band helped get
things moving in the mountains of
“I look like that inside?” A training
session about heart health.
A workshop on how to travel safely.
A group of volunteers sings new words
for old songs
talent during the
“My kid story is the best.” A group of
volunteers share stories about their
successes with children.
A field trip to see the beautiful
American Idol competitors.
A heartwarming talent act during the
American Idol competition.
An outrageous display of talent during
the American Idol competition.
Overall best talent during the American
Idol competition. One of the most
memorable FGP Conference nights to
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Dancing the night away!