Alexandra Canfield, Office Volunteer & Cleaning
Alex grew up in Dallas, OR and has always loved community. She enjoys helping others and making a difference in families. She is a single mom, business owner, AND she home schools! In other words, she has her hands and heart full. If she can provide hope to families and support in even in the smallest ways, she will. She loves kids and is passionate about keeping families safe, supported and loved by utilizing the community resources around her. She supports the Bambinos mission and feels blessed to be a part of an amazing culture like this.
Grace Tipikin, Office Volunteer
Grace began volunteering at Bambinos in 2020. She has a heart for young mothers and is excited God brought a ministry she can partake in with her children. Grace and her husband, Arthur, have been married since January 2017 and have a son and two daughters. They attend Hoodview Church of God in Woodburn. Grace enjoys baking, tea, the coast, and going on walks. Grace is a prayerful mama who is excited to join this ministry and we’re blessed to have her!
Judi Lambert & Gabe Harter, Car Seat Clinicians
Judi & Gabe are passionate about keeping kids safe. Judi has lived in Dallas since 1981. Gabe moved to Dallas in 1997. They have both been volunteer firefighters at the Rickreall station since 2002. They both became certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians in 2004 and are also special needs and school bus trained with Safe Kids. They volunteer much of their time at "The Nightmare Factory" at the Oregon School for the Deaf where they have been set dressers and actors for five years.
Kim Bucher, Office Volunteer & Classroom Heroes
Kim has been married to her husband, Ryan since 1996. They attend Grace Church, where Ryan is Worship Pastor. Together, they have six kids ranging from school age to adult, and they just welcomed their first grandchild in September 2019! She was born and raised in Portland and loves running, geocaching, beach trips and traveling. She also loves staying home and cleaning & organizing her house. Kim loves using her Biblical counseling training and passion for prayer to encourage and help those who are struggling.
Molly Biery, Office Volunteer
Molly has lived in Dallas for the past six years. She has been married for a little over a year to her husband Josh, who is a preschool teacher in Grand Ronde. They have one newborn son that they welcomed this year. They are members of Grace Church in Dallas where they volunteer as youth leaders. She loves writing, theatre, and being a stay-at-home mom.
Robyn Cooksey, Office Volunteer
Robyn has been married to her husband, Nathan since 2006. They attend Grace Church where she volunteers with the kids' program some of the time. She also helps with the AWANA program at Evangelical Bible Church. Robyn and her husband have a heart for the community, especially for the hurt and the broken, and have experienced some of the common struggles, yet have come out stronger with the Lord's help. They are currently raising four young men of all ages and loves to spend time with her family. Robyn cleans houses on the side, and loves the outdoors, reading, and hobby photography. Her heart is passionate for Biblical truths and has experienced the power of prayer. She is stoked to be able to lend a hand here at Bambinos!
Trisha Sass, Office Volunteer
Trisha is passionate about Bambinos because she believes all families will face a time where they need to ask for help, and they should have a place to get it. She also loves to love people and lift them up. Trisha has been married to Michael since 2006 and they are parents to six children, including triplets! Their family attends Faith Evangelical Free Church in Dallas.