Entries by Joe Bell

High Sky foster family moves nearly 60 children later

It was only three years into Amy and Jim Riser’s marriage when they became foster parents to a 5-year-old boy named Joey; they were 27 and 34 and unable to have children. But soon after Joey’s arrival, they learned he was a good-luck charm. The Risers, who were living in Houston, had a son named […]

Jim and Amy Riser

Jim and Amy Riser have been fostering since 1995. They received licensing prior to having two children of their own. Over the years, we have seen their hearts and home grow. With 20 years of fostering, 90 children are now part of their story. Amy is a stay at home mom at the Carter home […]