Help needed Tuesdays through Saturdays from 9 am to 5 pm for various volunteer opportunities to help youth in foster care. Sort, size and organize clothing, toys or infant equipment. Manage incoming donations for distribution to foster children. Put together items and furniture items for distribution or for the resale fundraising charity store. Check bikes, infant care equipment, clean toys and battery check to make sure all work and are in excellent condition. Play with toddlers and little ones in the play room nursery while foster parents select their items. Act as a personal shopper to fill orders of clothing to mail to children that are unable to come themselves. There are many ways to help. If you have more time, consider becoming a mentor with our Hope 4 Tomorrow Mentoring Program.
To strengthen the ability of foster families to meet the needs of their foster children by implementing a community based resource and education that can decrease the need for institutionalized care
Our donation center gives free clothes, toys and safe infant equipment to foster children ages preemie infants to 21 years old that are being raised on up to $30.00 per day. There are over 15,000 children in Georgia's foster care system raised on the above mentioned per-diem.
That number does not count the hundreds of thousands of children raised by grandparents or relatives, taking in their relatives child to keep them from entering the foster care system. Most of these families receive $0 of compensation which endangers the stability of the family while they try to keep their family conected. Due mostly to drugs, the opioid crisis and jail time, there are about 110,000 relaitive famiies, mostly Grandparents raising almost 300,000 children that are not theirs without the biological parent present in the home. By donating funds or your time to process these donated items, you help provide basic care needed items for this population of children to help them through their time of crisis. Sponsor a child for $25 or $50 per month to make sure they have items our kids take for granted every day. Give a displaced child hope for the future.
Children & Youth
We'll work with your schedule.
115 Mansell PlaceRoswell, GA30076
April 8, 2020
Must be at least 12
Orientation or Training
15 minute orientation at first volunteer visit. Liability form needed. If minor, ages 12 to 15 needs an adult to accompany them. Age 16-17 still needs a liability form to be signed by the parent in order to volunteer without the parent.
All adults need to complete the liability form upon arriving to volunteer.