Immediate Needs!
Thank you for helping us to serve and for partnering with these young women as they work toward independent living!  We appreciate your help and support! 
The below items are an immediate need. 

We need help with the below items!

  • Gift cards for Uber or Lyft

  • Broom, mop, and cleaning supplies

  • Towels and washcloths

  • Gift cards for hygiene items, cleaning products, and groceries

Cute Young Girl

We need help with TRANSPORTATION!

The young people we serve lack resources and this includes transportation to work and school. If you would like to serve as a transportation volunteer, WE NEED YOU!

Call 318-422-2475 or email info@faithandfostering.org for details.

Ways to get involved...

if you have a heart to get involved, there are various ways to help meet needs. 

Sponsor a Young Adult

Monthly Financial Contribution

Essentials and Item Donations

Sponsorship levels include:​

  • Individual sponsorship levels

    • $25​, $50, $75, $100

  • Church sponsorship levels

    • $100, $250, $500, $1,000​

  • Business sponsorship levels

    • $100, $250, $500, $1,000​

Uplifted Youth

Essentials and items include:​

  • Gift cards

    • Grocery and clothing stores​

  • Grocery items

  • Hygiene items​​

  • Household products

  • Furniture and apartment furnishings

* To begin serving a homeless young adult, basic needs must be met first including food, hygiene items, household items, and sometimes clothing. The initial cost per incoming young adult may vary between $500 to $800.  It takes a minimum of $1,270 a month to financially support a young adult. 

Other ways to get involved...

Volunteer opportunities:

  • Transportation assistance

  • Mentor

  • Tutoring

  • Serve on a committee

  • Participate in awareness and fundraising events

Volunteers Packing Food

Corporation partnerships

  • Professional mentors

  • On-the-Job trainers

  • Apartment leasing 

  • Vehicle donation

  • On-the-job mentors and training

  • Furniture donation

  • Professional services

* Faith and Fostering is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible and professional partnerships will be recognized on the Faith and Fostering website, social media pages, newsletter, and possibly through local media outlets.  

Help Furnish an Apartment

Large items needed:

Essentials and Needed Items:

  • Living room furniture

  • Table and chairs

  • Beds

  • Dressers

  • End tables 

  • Washer and dryers

Seperated Beds
  • Kitchen items

    • Spices, condiments, silverware, wash cloths, towels, ​dishes, cups and glasses, pots and pans, etc.

  • Rugs, curtains, decorative items

  • Bedroom comforters, pillows, sheets and pillow cases

  • Towels, wash cloths, and other bath and shower items

For we are God's handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. 

Ephesians 2:10    

Connecting. Committing. Changing.