MISSION STATEMENT: The National Angels mission is to walk alongside children, youth, and families in the foster care community by offering consistent support through intentional giving, relationship building, and mentorship.
National Angels is a 501(c)3 organization, tax ID# 27-2087142. est. 2010
THERE ARE APPROXIMATELY 400,000 CHILDREN AND YOUTH EXPERIENCING FOSTER CARE ACROSS THE UNITED STATES National Angels chapters are building communities of people all across the country that are literally changing the way children, youth, and families experience foster care. Passionate donors, volunteers, mentors, partners, and advocates across the nation are all ripples in the sea of change for our foster care community.
National Angels has 21 active chapters in 15 states, with even more waiting to get started.
1 out of 5 foster youth become homeless at age 18
50% of foster homes close within the first year
20,000 youth between the ages of 18-21 age out of the foster care system annually
60% of youth formerly in care fall below the poverty line, despite earning an income