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Guardian ad Litem Foundation receives grant from United Way of Charlotte County
By: Guardian ad Litem Foundation
The generous grant will fund two initiatives:
The Guardian ad Litem Foundation's mission is ensuring that all children in Southwest Florida have a voice as they navigate the judicial, education and child welfare systems. Court-certified, volunteer child advocates make unbiased recommendations based on what's best for children who are living in foster or temporary homes.
UWCC mobilizes the power of our community to break the cycle of poverty by bringing together local agencies, corporations, donors, volunteers and government to create lasting social change. UWCC strategically invests in, partners with, and mobilizes local community partners to solve the most complex social issues.
Currently, UWCC's funded partners include 18 local agencies.
"United Way of Charlotte County believes in the work of the Guardian ad litem Foundation,"
For more information about the Children's Needs or Growing Guardians programs, please contact Jessica Stanfield at 239-533-1435 or JStanfield@GALFoundation20.org.
About Guardian ad Litem Foundation
Guardian ad Litem Foundation, 20th Judicial Circuit, was established in 1984 and is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that supports Guardian ad Litem programs in Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties. The Foundation, a United Way Partner Agency, has a mission of ensuring that every abused, neglected or abandoned youth in Southwest Florida has a voice as they navigate the judicial, education and child welfare system. The Foundation raises funds that help meet a child's health, educational and social needs, as well as provide support for highly trained volunteer advocates who represent the best interests of a child until a safe, permanent placement is established. For additional information, visit VoicesForKids.org (https://www.voicesforkids.org/