2016 Back to School Drive

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From June 1 – August 5 Foster Angels will be collecting school supplies and backpacks to distribute to children in foster care in Central Texas. When is the drive? August 8, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. What is the goal? To assist 600 children and youth in Central Texas How can you help? Donate backpacks and school supplies! Hold collection

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Save the Date: The Austin Skip-A-Thon

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On the morning of October 22 join us to skip around Mueller to enjoy live music, bounce houses, food and skipping! All of the proceeds will go to help the 3,500+ children in foster care that Foster Angels will provide assistance to this year.     Interested in sponsoring?  Contact Tania@fosterangelsctx.org

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Partnership with CASA of Travis County

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CASA’s mission is to promote and protect the best interest of children who have been abused or neglected by training volunteers to advocate for them and to find them safe, permanent homes. Created in 1985, CASA of  Travis County has become one of the top ten CASA programs in the nation—supporting nearly 650 volunteers who advocate for more than 1,800 children

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Caseworker of the Year: Adrienne Payne

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Adrienne cares deeply for the youth she works with and goes above and beyond what is asked of her. She takes the time to get know each youth. Her connection, attention to details, and how she meets the needs of each child surpasses any set requirement. Adrienne does not view these youth as work but truly takes the struggles and triumphs

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Choosing Forever

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Adrian and Nicole were two ambitious college kids in Oregon ready to graduate and take on the world of public education. As special education teachers, they quickly learned that teaching extended far beyond books and learning. Each child came into their classroom with unique needs that never seemed to be met in the few hours a day they had with

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6th Annual Fishing Trip in Port Aransas, TX

6th Annual Fishing Trip in Port Aransas, TX

On May 13-15 Foster Angels is taking 25 of very special foster youth for a weekend of fishing fun in Port Aransas, TX. This weekend is all about learning a skill while having fun. We couldn’t make any of it possible without our generous sponsors. If you are interested in sending a child on our annual fishing trip, contact tania@fosterangelsctx.org.

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Mattress Firm Teams Up with Foster Angels

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We are so excited to announce our new partnership with Mattress Firm! This year-long partnership will provide foster children with every day necessities throughout the year. Right now until June 26, stop by the location nearest you to drop of new clothes for foster children in Central Texas.   Austin Clothing Drive Media Advisory

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2016 Foster Angels Appreciation Luncheon

Join us for the sixth annual Foster Angels Appreciation Luncheon with award-winning youth speaker & teen expert, Josh Shipp! When: Wednesday April 20, 2016 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Registration 12:00  p.m.- 1:30 p.m. Lunch & Program Where: JW Marriot 110 E 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701   For sponsorship & ticket information contact tania@fosterangelsctx.org or call 512-732-2329.    

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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

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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!

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