"The great yearning that sweeps eternity
is a yearning to praise,
a yearning to serve."
- Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel
There are about 382,400 children and youth currently in foster care in the United States. About 104,200 are available for adoption. Each year, about 26,200 youth age out of care, most at age 18.
How will you make a difference?
Go to the Foster Care Month website at http://www.fostercaremonth.org/default.htm to see how you can make a difference in a child's life. They can show you how you can change a lifetime if you have a few minutes, a few hours, a few weeks, or more time to give.