National Adoption Awareness Month

Why Not Me? Why Can’t I Have a Family? National Adoption Awareness Month Highlights Children Awaiting Adoption Thousands of children in Texas Foster Care ask themselves, “Why not me? Why can’t I have a family?” Last year, more than 5,468 children got the answer they were looking for when they were adopted into their own forever family, but the quest


Fall 2015 Internship

Are you a dedicated college student or recent graduate looking to gain valuable experience and to be a part of improving the lives of foster children in the Austin area? Foster Angels just might be the perfect internship for you, and it’s paid! Visit our listing to learn more about how you can be a part of the Foster Angels team!


Caseworker Appreciation Luncheon Details

Caseworker Appreciation Luncheon Details  Date: Wednesday, April 15th  Location: Hilton Austin, 500 East. 4th Street Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Important: Please allow a few moments to secure parking and make your way to the event. There will be ample registrations tables available and the event will begin promptly at 11:30 AM. We are so excited to see everyone


April 15, 2015 – 5th Annual Caseworker Appreciation Luncheon

Marks Head Shot

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time to acknowledge the importance of families and communities working together to prevent the abuse of children. To recognize those in the community who truly make a difference in foster children’s lives, Foster Angels of Central Texas will be hosting our 5th annual Appreciation Luncheon on April 15, 2015 at the Austin


Pop-Up Birthday

Reggie's Turtle Power Party celebrated his 9th birthday.  This was Reggie's first-ever birthday party.

  Pop-Up Birthday is a new Foster Angels program created by board member, Laila Scott. Her passion for birthdays and foster children came together perfectly when she realized that so many children in foster care never receive the opportunity to celebrate their birthday. Laila has teamed up with Foster Angels to help provide amazing birthday parties to foster children all over Central Texas. Any caseworker is able to submit a request


December 2014 – 3rd Annual Toys for Teens Holiday Sponsorship Drive

3rd Annual Toys for Teens Logo

This December, Foster Angels will be hosting the 3rd Annual Toys for Teens Holiday Sponsorship Drive. For 2014, we have chosen 30 very special foster youth (between the ages of 14 and 20) to sponsor, giving them a holiday season to remember. These teens have been in foster care for years—many for their entire lives. Their chances of being adopted are


April 16, 2014 – 4th Annual Appreciation Luncheon

Lauri Burns

Foster Angels’ Fourth Annual Appreciation Luncheon is scheduled for Wednesday, April 16th, at the Omni South Park Hotel with 400 to 500 expected members of the community to attend, including many Child Protective Services Caseworkers, company representatives who support Foster Angels, and similar organizations. The event takes place during National Child Abuse Prevention Month, a time to raise awareness about


KUT’s Get Involved Spotlight


Foster Angels was highlighted in January as part of KUT’s Get Involved Spotlight for 2013.  Please take a moment to listen to the piece (which airs the week of January 7th) and watch the short, but inspiring video. VIDEO: Foster Angels–What We Do


Austin Involved teams up with Foster Angels


We were fortunate enough to have been chosen by Austin Involved as their September Charity of Choice. 22 members came down to the office to put together Angel Boxes for 35 children in foster care in Austin. These kids received personalized crafty boxes filled with new toys, games, art supplies, and special notes. These boxes were not for their birthdays


Room Remodel for Foster Children with Special Needs


Special thanks to Pete’s Dueling Piano Bar, their staff and general manager, Tim Lopinto, and to Tito’s Vodka for making our fundraiser for foster children with disabilities possible. Also a big thanks to our volunteers, donors, the Wilsons and ElevenELEVEN! Without your generosity, we would not have been able to reach our fundraising goal of $5,000 for these special children.

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