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Find a Need, South Carolina - ColumbiaMar. 11, 2019

Current Needs for Columbia, SC: March/April 2019

*Diapers Will you help us restock a local DSS office’s resource closet with diapers? They are in need of diapers size 3 and up and pull ups in all sizes for both girls and boys. If you would like to donate a pack or two or have a group that would be willing to host a diaper drive, please reach out to us at columbia.sc@theforgotteninitiative.org. *Foster Parent Appreciation Baskets Last year, we helped a local agency assemble some themed baskets as door prizes for their Foster Parent Appreciation banquet, and they were a big hit with the families! They have […]

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Illinois - GalesburgJan. 23, 2019

A Look Into 2019

We are your Galesburg TFI Team! It is with great passion that we serve our local foster care community! Our hearts are for children affected by foster care to know they are not forgotten. It is our greatest joy to encourage agency workers as they often receive little thanks for the work they do. Our dream for this year is to connect foster parents to local churches, reminding them they are not alone! A look into what we have planned for 2019  February- Creative Outlet Program March- Grocery Baskets April- Easter Egg Hunt May- Agency Appreciation June- Creative Outlet Program […]

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Find a Need, South Carolina - ColumbiaJan. 16, 2019

Current Needs for Columbia, SC: January/February 2019

*Valentines For Social Workers Would you like to help encourage the workers who are on the front lines serving vulnerable children in our community? We are making valentines to thank and encourage them in their work! This is a great project for individuals, families with kids of all ages, and church/small groups. If you would like to participate, message us on Facebook or contact us at columbia.sc@theforgotteninitiative.org and we will send you a template that you can print out and decorate. You can even add your own message of thanks and support. Then, you can mail them back to us […]

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Illinois - GalesburgOct. 29, 2018

Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for ways to bless local foster families in Galesburg, IL? Give your time! We would love to have you serve with us over the next few weeks. Email us for more specific details about our upcoming events Galesburg.il@theforgotteninitiative.org. God Bless!!

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Find a Need, South Carolina - Columbia, UncategorizedOct. 1, 2018

Current Needs In Columbia, SC: October 2018

*Halloween Treats We are collecting treats for one of our agencies again this year! Would you donate some individually wrapped goodies for the kids in their care? This year, we are collecting candy (non-chocolate or chocolate that doesn’t easily melt please) and also some non-candy treats like individual packs of stickers, temporary tattoos, rings, fruit snacks, pretzels, etc. If you or your group would like to help with this fun blessing,  you can drop items off at the Lexington Baptist Association, 255 Two Notch Road, or message us on FB/email columbia.sc@theforgotteninitiative.org to coordinate pick up! *Holiday Drives As we head […]

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Find a Need, South Carolina - Columbia, UncategorizedAug. 31, 2018

Current Needs In Columbia, SC: September 2018

*New/Gently Used Clothing One of the newer foster programs we partner with is trying to stock their clothes/supply closet. They are in need of new or gently used clothes for ages birth through elementary. They could also use diapers. If you have something you could pass along to them, contact us on Facebook or email us at columbia.sc@theforgotteninitiative.org. *Holiday Drives Believe it or not, we are about to enter the holiday season. We are looking for churches, groups, or organizations that would be willing to host drives for us to collect Halloween candy, gifts for children in foster care, or […]

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Georgia - Colquitt CountyJun. 2, 2018

Urgent Needs

If you are interested in providing tangible and timely relief to the Foster Care Community, below are a list of items we are in need of. Lice Treatment Kits Hygiene Items: Tampons Kid’s toothpaste Travel mouthwash Loofas Men’s body spray Dandruff 2 in 1 shampoos Hair ties/clips Pajamas: Girls newborn, 9 mo, 12 mo pajamas Boys newborn, 9 mo, 3t, 5t pajamas Youth Girls size 14-18 pajamas Women’s xs-plus size winter pajamas sets Men’s xs and xl winter pajama sets Baby Supplies: Pacifiers Bottles Teething toys Baby brushes Travel size baby powder Baby lotion Bibs Wash cloths Drop-off Locations: The […]

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Georgia - Colquitt CountyJun. 1, 2018

Promotional Resources

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Find a Need, South Carolina - ColumbiaMar. 8, 2018

Current Needs In Columbia,SC- March/April 2018

*Door Prize Donations For Foster Parent Appreciation Event Would you like to encourage families caring for children in foster care? One of our local agencies is hosting an appreciation event for their foster families this May and would like to make some nice themed door prize baskets. If you would like to donate an item or service to bless these families, email us at columbia.sc@theforgotteninitiative.org. We’d love to include items like gift certificates to restaurants, movie theaters, etc. as well as things like pampering items, kitchen/baking items, candy, etc. If you need additional ideas or have some of your own, […]

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North Carolina - Union CountyFeb. 22, 2018

Current Needs

Current wish list: Brand new hardcover books for children ages birth to 10 years old New duffle bags or backpacks Toothbrushes and travel sized tooth paste   Please contact unioncounty.nc@theforgotteninitiative.org for more information about meeting these needs. Thank you for all of your support!

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