Did you know?
Children in foster care are often overlooked. Yet they need love and security, just like all of God’s children.
- Last year in Minnesota, over 15,000 children were placed in foster care.
- On any given day, 9,400 children are in foster care. This is a 51% increase from 2013.
- As of September 2017, 1,514 children are under state guardianship in our state and 766 of these children are in immediate need of adoptive families. For additional information about the state of foster care and adoption in Minnesota:
Foster care: Temporary out-of-home care for children | Adoption: Finding families for Minnesota's waiting children (PDF)
What can we do?
There are many ways that we can have a life-changing impact.