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November 29, 2014
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Families Like Yours Campaign

families like yours

The Families Like Yours Campaign focuses on recruiting, recognizing, and retaining foster parents to care for abused and neglected children in the D.C. Region. The campaign is a program of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments that partners with local and state child welfare agencies in and around the nation’s capital to recognize the region’s Foster Parents of the Year on an annual basis. At a moment’s notice, foster parents receive abused and neglected children for an unspecified number of weeks, months, and years. By opening their homes and hearts, foster parents play a vital role in helping children and families in crisis heal.

Since our previous funder is no longer involved in charitable giving, we are raising funds to continue to produce Foster Parent of the Year short-form documentaries (see below), and honor them at a regional celebration and dinner.  This important work must be sustained through private donations.  

Please help us continue this important activity with a tax-deductible gift. Click here to donate today! If your company or organization is interested in joining us as a highly visible Premier or Signature sponsor, please call the Program Manager at 202-962-3264.

 


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