At Friends of the Children, every donation has the power to change a child’s life. Our unique mentoring model pairs youth facing great obstacles with dedicated, professional mentors – called Friends – from kindergarten through high school graduate for 12+ years, no matter what. Our model is distinct, courageous, and proven to make a lasting impact on the lives of children.

Ready to make a difference?

Your donation brings us one step closer to ensuring every child who needs a Friend has one. With your support, we can:

  • Transform Lives: Our Friends listen to youth’s hopes and dreams, empowering them to set and achieve their goals while exploring their talents and interests. Our mentors provide individualized support tailored to each child’s needs.
  • Support More Youth: With your help, we can expand our reach to support more youth and families across the country. Every contribution helps us build better futures for communities and make a difference for generations to come.
  • Lasting Impact: Make a lasting difference in the lives of youth by providing them with meaningful experiences that build life skills and teach healthy choices that help them thrive and reach their full potential.

Support a Child’s Dream

When you donate to Friends of the Children, you're supporting a good cause and investing in the future of our youth. Choose to make a one-time donation or set up monthly donations. Your gift matters, and every contribution transforms lives and supports a child’s dreams.

Friends of the Children is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-deductible.