Help Us Fund Our New Home and A New School Year

Help Us Fund Our New Home and A New School Year

Goals
2/3
$1,937.12 of $5,000.00

Reaching $5,000 allows us to outfit 100 foster children for their first days at a new school or new community

Choose Your Donation

$25.00 per month

EVERY DOLLAR MAKES A DIFFERENCE: By giving up 1-2 coffees a week, you will help us fund our New Home, where we provide tangible essentials and hope to foster children during their most vulnerable times. Cancel anytime.

$30.00

ONE NEW DUFFEL BAG, BACKPACK OR SUITCASE. No Child should carry belongings in a trash bag. Your donation of $30 will provide the above items so a child entering foster care or transitioning between homes will meet a new foster family with dignity.

$50.00

NEW OUTFIT FOR A FOSTER CHILD'S FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL. Your donation of $50 will provide new clothing for a foster child for those particularly overwhelming first days of school which helps to increase confidence and enthusiasm.

$100.00

STOCK THE STORE: Your donation of $100 will help provide a “Shopping Day” experience for highest need teens and tweens, including new luggage, shoes, sleepwear, undergarments, hygiene products and several new outfits they choose for themselves.

Donate Custom Amount

Choose your custom amount. Every dollar makes a difference.

Donations

23
A
Donor wishes to stay anonymous
$103.30
I love your mission! Keep up the great work :-)
SR
Stephen Rothschild
$100.00
MA
Marsha Austen
Thank you, Stephen, for helping us stock the shop and outfit our foster youth so they can start the new school year with a little more confidence!
A
Donor wishes to stay anonymous
$31.20
Keep up the good work!
MA
Marsha Austen
Thank you, Karl! We appreciate your support!
A
Donor wishes to stay anonymous
$25.00 / month
I love volunteering at your Shopping Days to help the little kids choose new books.
MA
Marsha Austen
Thank you for the monthly donation!
ED
Eufe De la Torre
$51.80
MA
Marsha Austen
Thank you, Eufe, for donating and for introducing new donors to this campaign!
MA
Marsha Austen
$1,000.00 GOAL REACHED
Thank you so much for helping us reach our $1,000 Goal! There are more suitcases to pack....Let’s keep the momentum going to help LA children start their new school year with confidence!
TD
Terry Dillon
$103.30
MA
Marsha Austen
Thank you, Terry! We are so grateful to you for providing luggage and new clothing to an LA foster child!
A
Donor wishes to stay anonymous
$100.00
wonderful work you're doing.
MA
Marsha Austen
Thank you, Cathy! We appreciate your support, and are so grateful to you for funding a "Shopping Day" for a foster child.
SW
Steven Weiss
$103.30
MA
Marsha Austen
Dr. Weiss - Thank you for helping us Stock the Shop and for foster child in need of new clothing feel more confident heading into a new school year. So grateful for your continued support. "Rock On!"
jb
jacqueline brooks
$309.27
MA
Marsha Austen
Thank you, Jacqueline, for helping us "stock the shop" and for providing a Shopping experience for 3 foster youth in need of new clothing. We are so grateful for your support!
PB
Patricia Brownen
$31.20
MA
Marsha Austen
Thank you, Patricia, for funding a new duffel bag or backpack, so a foster child will not have to carry his or her personal items in a trash bag. We appreciate it!
RW
Ronnie Weinstock
$103.30
in honor or Tyler, Theo, Harry, Sasha, Ryder, Julia, Eloise & Dino
MA
Marsha Austen
Thank you so much Ronnie, for helping to STOCK THE SHOP!!! Your family has been such wonderful supporters of our effort to assist children in foster care. We are very grateful for your generosity.
SB
Shelby Bier
$51.80 / month
MA
Marsha Austen
Thank you, Shelby, for providing new clothing to a child in foster care!!
DF
Diane Fond
$103.30
Hope in a Suitcase is very close to my ❤️
MA
Marsha Austen
Diane, thank you for helping to STOCK THE SHOP! And for your longstanding love and support for the children we serve.
Bv
Barbara van Leeuwen
$103.30
MA
Marsha Austen
Barbara - Thank you so much for STOCKING THE STORE for our foster youth! And we mean that literally, because you know we are also going to ask you to help hang the items you just helped us purchase on our racks. SO GRATEFUL FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
DF
Dan Freedman
$26.06 / month
NB
Nicole Brzeski
Thank you Dan for your generous MONTHLY donation! Your support is critical to helping us reach out to as many foster youth as possible during their most vulnerable time. THANK YOU!
A
Donor wishes to stay anonymous
$31.20
NB
Nicole Brzeski
Thank you for providing a NEW SUITCASE for a foster child :)
ND
Nachelle Davis
$103.30
Thank you for all you do for our foster youth.
NB
Nicole Brzeski
Thank you Nachelle for proving a SHOPPING DAY with NEW items for our kids!
WZ
WENDY ZACUTO
$103.30
Take care of the kids!! xoxo
NB
Nicole Brzeski
Thank you Wendy for STOCKING THE STORE for our foster youth!
LE
Linda Ebrami
$26.00
NB
Nicole Brzeski
Thank you Linda! We are grateful for your support.
A
Donor wishes to stay anonymous
$31.20
MA
Marsha Austen
$51.80
Grateful to all who support our LA foster community!
A
Donor wishes to stay anonymous
$10.61
Campaign Launched

Choose Your Donation

$25.00 per month

EVERY DOLLAR MAKES A DIFFERENCE: By giving up 1-2 coffees a week, you will help us fund our New Home, where we provide tangible essentials and hope to foster children during their most vulnerable times. Cancel anytime.

$30.00

ONE NEW DUFFEL BAG, BACKPACK OR SUITCASE. No Child should carry belongings in a trash bag. Your donation of $30 will provide the above items so a child entering foster care or transitioning between homes will meet a new foster family with dignity.

$50.00

NEW OUTFIT FOR A FOSTER CHILD'S FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL. Your donation of $50 will provide new clothing for a foster child for those particularly overwhelming first days of school which helps to increase confidence and enthusiasm.

$100.00

STOCK THE STORE: Your donation of $100 will help provide a “Shopping Day” experience for highest need teens and tweens, including new luggage, shoes, sleepwear, undergarments, hygiene products and several new outfits they choose for themselves.

Donate Custom Amount

Choose your custom amount. Every dollar makes a difference.