Established in 1999, the mission of A Foundation for Kids, a 501(c)3 organization, is to raise funds and in-kind support for children’s agencies & youth organizations that serve abused and at-risk children in Southern California.
The focus of the organization is to provide support for abused and at risk children who are in out of home care including group homes and foster homes. The focus area includes all of Southern California with a particular focus upon, San Bernardino, Riverside, Los Angeles, and Orange Counties. Support includes use of product, toys, consultation and training, event production and specific fundraising activities. A Foundation For Kids touches the lives of severely abused and neglected children from Southern California by:
Supporting local children's homes and agencies in the Inland Empire, Los Angeles and Orange Counties Each children's home is a residential care facility for abused children ages 6 - 17. The children's homes supported by the Foundation provide a residential treatment program, lodging, and counseling services for children.
Providing the following in-kind goods and services for over 35 children's homes and foster family agencies serving 100,000 children in the greater Southern California area.
Providing gifts and holiday wishes to children at Christmas time and special holidays (Easter & Valentine's Day) through a region wide gift-giving program.