Our Initiatives

Fostering Hope - A foster share community

Fostering Hope is a volunteer-run 501(c)(3) organization that serves foster families and children in Southeastern PA.

Why we help

We've all heard "It takes a village..." when raising our children and we feel the same is true when raising someone else's children, even if it's only temporary. Fostering Hope wants to provide an exchange of resources to those who are willing and able to turn their families into foster families.

Our history

Fostering Hope is a community that began with a few foster families and others wanting to help children in care that attended Christ's Church of the Valley in the Philadelphia metro area.

Board Members

Alyssa Dourte

Director of Operations

Adrienne Cavanaugh

Director of Development

Michelle Filling-Brown

Administrator and Treasurer

Mary Rowe Mundy

Outreach Coordinator

Video - An interview with our founders.

Want to learn more about Fostering Hope and how it all started? Watch this video to hear all about it from our founding directors, Alyssa and Adrienne!

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