Teaching Your Child the Joy of Giving on Their Birthday

On their birthday, your child undoubtedly receives plenty of gifts. Depending on the age of the child, this might include toys, art supplies, clothing, money, or something else. On this special day, parents can teach their children about the joys of giving and receiving by having their child donate to foster children in need. There … Read moreTeaching Your Child the Joy of Giving on Their Birthday

Bring the Joy of Music to a Foster Child

Music matters. We listen to music in times of trouble and turn it up at celebrations. For many young people, making music is a creative outlet that allows them to express themselves and connect with others. Instruments can be difficult to acquire and keep, especially for a child whose home life is disrupted. You can make … Read moreBring the Joy of Music to a Foster Child

Why Donate Art and Music Supplies to Foster Children?

If you want to make a difference in the world, an easy way to do so is to donate to foster children and the families who care for them. One great donation for foster children that most people fail to think about is the gift of art or music supplies. These supplies serve multiple benefits … Read moreWhy Donate Art and Music Supplies to Foster Children?

But Why Should I Donate? To Write Hope Into a Child’s Narrative!

Imagine Julia. This morning she groggily woke up to morning sounds we all know so well. A songbird melodically ushered in the morning. Wind blew about the grass. Cars blared at one another as they passed overhead.  Footsteps passed somewhere close…too close.  Someone unknown rattles her box and laughs menacingly. Julia curled into a tight … Read moreBut Why Should I Donate? To Write Hope Into a Child’s Narrative!

Teenage Girls Living in Foster Care Need These Things

The teenage girls living in foster care are in desperate need of a great number of items. When people donate to their local foster children, they often think primarily about the youngest among them. Yet the teen years are already difficult, and having to do without (or with limited) basic necessities the rest of us … Read moreTeenage Girls Living in Foster Care Need These Things

What Kind of Food Can You Donate to Foster Kids in Need?

If you want to make a difference, an easy way is to donate food to foster kids in need. This not only ensures that the children are eating well, but helps to take the financial burden off the families who provide support for them. When you’re cleaning out your pantry or taking a special shopping … Read moreWhat Kind of Food Can You Donate to Foster Kids in Need?

How to Help Foster Children and Families When You’re Strapped for Cash

Most of us go through ups and downs when it comes to our finances. However, that doesn’t mean you have to give up on the joy of giving. Here are a few ideas for helping foster children and families even when your bank account is running low. If you lose your job or get divorced, the first … Read moreHow to Help Foster Children and Families When You’re Strapped for Cash

8 Forgotten About Health and Beauty Items Foster Kids Need

When the average person thinks about donating to foster kids in need, they generally think of the same things – non-perishable foods, clothing, and toys. However, what about health and beauty items? These necessary items are practical donations that can always be used and are often forgotten about. The cost of these items for foster … Read more8 Forgotten About Health and Beauty Items Foster Kids Need