Candy, her husband Joe and five children started as casual volunteers before their hearts were stolen by Ukrainian orphans! The Parkers met their first group of orphans at the Alabama Shakespeare Park when they provided a picnic lunch. Candy, her husband Joe and five children started as volunteers before their hearts were stolen by Ukrainian orphans! The Parkers provided meals, participated as house parents, and hosted groups in Andalusia. Soon after, Candy began serving as Program Coordinator, handling the lion’s share of planning and scheduling the orphans’ activities while at BridgeStone. Candy is also a full time junior high school teacher and an active member of First Baptist Church of Andalusia.

Share Button