US Orphan Care

The #careforeverychild Campaign

Our mission at CarePortal is to enable connections to care for every child in need. Our sister company, Forevery Apparel, makes and sells Fair Trade shirts and then gives the profits away to care for kids through our parent organization, The […]

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At his best on his bike | CarePortal

A United States social worker recently submitted a request for an unusual item through CarePortal, our platform that connects kids and families in crisis to churches and people who want to help. She shared this story, explaining the weight behind the gift:
An 11-year-old […]

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COPE: The Cost of Poverty Experience

1 in 5 children in America live at or below the poverty line.
These numbers should disturb us, yet statistics can have a numbing affect. The Cost of Poverty Experience (COPE) offers an opportunity to gain a glimpse into the […]

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5 best practices for meeting material needs | CarePortal

 
The child welfare system is complex and diverse, as are the ways that you can engage and serve within it. CarePortal is a tool designed to help bridge the gap between the children and families in crisis and people […]

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Adoption and CarePortal: What’s the connection?

We recently explained that every time you respond to a request on behalf of a child in your community through CarePortal, your response is intended to accomplish one of 10 purposes. Today, on National Adoption Day, we want to talk […]

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Stand Sunday: Standing for Kids in Foster Care

This morning, churches across the U.S., are dedicating today, the second Sunday in November, to remember, pray and commit to standing for youth in foster care in our communities. Today is Stand Sunday.

God has called His bride, the local Church, […]

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Why do beds matter? | CarePortal

People often ask what item is most commonly requested to meet the needs of children through CarePortal, our technology platform designed to connected children and families in crisis to churches and people who want to help. Across the 18 […]

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Glam Cafe: 5th grade girls open restaurant to provide food for kids in need

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — All these girls needed to help other kids was a spatula and a dream . . . and a garage.
A group of 5th graders from a small community in Missouri recently opened a pop-up restaurant […]

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The Cost of Poverty Experience: Disrupting Assumptions

40 million people live under the poverty line in the United States. For those isolated from this poverty, stereotypes portrayed in the media often foster uninformed assumptions, perceptions and attitudes.
 
“Maybe we wouldn’t all admit it ahead of time, but […]

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Providing Back-to-School Basics | CarePortal

It’s back-to-school season! This time of year, school supplies are among the items most requested through CarePortal. And churches across the U.S. are coming through in a big way!
Many children connected to the child welfare system experience high levels […]

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