Who We Are
Fostering Great Ideas is dedicated to improving the experience of foster care for both children and their families. We turn great ideas into programs that restore dignity and healthy relationships for children, their families, and the community.
Consider a partnership with us, and help to create the new world of fostering.
(Click on the icons below to learn more about each program)
Volunteer for Children in Care (Ongoing):
Life Support - A mentor program helping teens in foster care become confident, successful young adults.
Visit Express! - Guiding children in care and their birth families towards meaningful family visits.
Volunteer for Children in Care (Events):
Thanksgiving Grace - A thanksgiving meal for children in care with their birth families.
Operation Bear Hug - Donated bears are given to traumatized children.
Visit Room Makeover - Improving the environment where family visits occur.
Support Foster Parents:
Our Common Loss - Support for foster families as they grieve a child being moved from their home.
Now What - Support for foster families struggling with their fostering experience.
Educate Your Community:
Life In Limbo - A simulation exploring the system of foster care and its effects on children and their families.