What would you do if you knew a child was living in an unsafe environment and needed a place to stay? Chances are you would help that child.
On San Juan Island there are currently six homeless youth, 36 children living in extreme poverty and 136 kids on free or reduced lunches. About 30 of these kids play in the middle school or high school band and can’t afford to buy an instrument, and renting instruments from the school is become more and more needed.
I never thought I would be a host family to a foster child, but when the need arose, my family rose to the occasion.
For those that can’t be foster parent or a host home, you can still participate in the betterment of a child’s life by contributing your time as a mentor and/or your money to their expenses…