More than 10% of families in America are paying for a storage unit when they could be saving money by donating many of those items to foster children and families. If you’d like to help children in need and get rid of one of your monthly bills, ask yourself these questions. Why Did You Store … Read moreDonating to Foster Children Feels Better Than Paying for Storage
Many parents have experienced hearing a child make screeching noises with a violin as they start to learn their new musical instrument. Often, parents’ patience and tolerance are rewarded as the child learns, and the strange noises turn into real music. Learning to play an instrument can be a great part of a child’s life. … Read moreHow Learning a Musical Instrument Can Benefit Foster Kids
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!
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
Great mentors don’t need to be successful or rich or have a vast abundance of free time. All you need is compassion for a foster child in need.