No More Trash Bags for 40,000 Kids in Foster Care No More Trash Bags for 40,000 Kids in Foster Care Bookmarks Scholarships for youth in/aging out of foster care

Comfort Cases

Org #84393
Vetted since 2020 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2014
year founded
$74,300
raised on GlobalGiving
3
years fundraising
1
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Comfort Cases' mission is to inspire communities to bring dignity and hope to youth in foster care. On any given day, there are approximately 437,500 children in foster care in the United States. Most of them are removed from their homes with little more than the clothes on their backs. If they do have any personal belongings, they are given a trash bag in which to carry them. At Comfort Cases, we believe that every child deserves to feel a sense of dignity. Every child deserves to pack their belongings in a special bag that they can call their very own. Every child deserves to have a cozy new pair of pajamas, a brand new warm blanket, and a new stuffed animal to hug during the traumat... read more

Project Leaders
Heidi Webb
Heidi Webb
Trish Blake
Trish Blake
Team
Rob Scheer, Aleks Shiff
Organization Information
15825 Shady Grove Road
Rockville, MD 20850
United States
301-605-7813
Organization Information
15825 Shady Grove Road
Rockville, MD 20850
United States
301-605-7813

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Jun 10, 2024 | Blankets and Books
MANY blankets and books

By Heidi Webb, CFRE | Development Specialist

We're excited to kick off the summer season with good vibes! This year, Comfort Cases has set its sights on distributing 40,000 blankets and 40,000 books to children and youth in foster care. From... Read the full report ›

Checking in...

By Heidi Webb, CFRE | Development Specialist

Good afternoon!  We hope your weekend is going as well as ours as we work overtime with volunteers to meet the demands of packing and distributing Comfort Cases globally.  Your support in... Read the full report ›

More Scholarships in 2024!

By Heidi Webb, CFRE | Development Specialist

Every child deserves the opportunity to build a bright future, and education is a crucial pathway to expanding those opportunities. Recent research highlights a stark reality: only around 26% of youth... Read the full report ›
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