Here in the Coachella Valley, approximately 65 children are moved from their homes each month as a result
of abuse and neglect. Given the large number of children entering the system, and due to the lack of licensed
foster and adoptive families, many are placed outside of the area, away from schools, friends and life’s other
familiarities that they hold so dear.
For the Children (an FAPA) – a nonprofit organization that recruits and supports foster and adoptive
parents, and relative caregivers here in the Coachella Valley, is actively working to encourage new families
to open their homes and their hearts to the children in our area that are in desperate need. But we need
Part of that needed support is in the form of clothing, shoes, entertainment, school supplies, after-school
events, and holiday and birthday parties. We also need help with establishing a recourse fund for the families
We rely on the community - our children’s community – to help bring and maintain these needed services.
Your tax deductible gift can and will help make a precious difference in a life that is already touched by
turmoil and strife. Please help us to positively affect the destinies of these community leaders of tomorrow by
Please earmark your gifts to: For the children FAPA (FEIN#26-0080664) at the address listed below.
For The Children A Non-Profit Foster Parent Association
Member of the National Foster Parent Association
Palm Springs, CA 92263-4352