Agency of the Quarter: Foster Children’s Resource Center
Foster Children’s Resource Center in Northridge, CA is a division of the Assistance League of Los Angeles, whose mission is to make sure that every child has a chance to thrive and succeed no matter his or here circumstances. In addition to the Foster Children’s Resource Center (which provides emergency clothing and necessities to children who are entering the foster care system), the Assistance League programs include a preschool learning center, court-referred volunteer center and Operation School Bell, which is dedicated to getting Los Angeles’ most-needy school-ready.They have been a K.I.D.S./ Fashion Delivers community partner since 2012 and serve thousands of children each year.
The picture above was drawn by one of its clients, Annette. It depicts her family, ages and some of the items that they selected during their visit to the Center. Kristin Muhl, Foster Children’s Resource Center a volunteer, acknowledges that being a part of K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers network has provided the Foster Children’s Resource Center with so many important items that they need for the families they work with.
“With the type of donations you provide, we can take our program to new heights!” she says.