Be Part of the Equation: Sponsor backpacks and school supplies for foster children as they return to the classroom!

With a gift of only $25, you’ll equip a foster child with a backpack and school supplies to set them up for success. LCFS partners with the “Kits for Kidz” program, which enables us to buy these essential items at a deep discount.


Make a Gift


Make sure that no child in LCFS’ care goes without the essentials by making a donation today. Please be sure to select Back-to-School Drive from the designation drop-down menu.

More than 1,320 school-aged children in LCFS’ care will head to school this fall. New school supplies are a big deal for all children! By providing foster children with these essential items, they’ll head to school with more confidence, ready to learn and make new friends. LCFS partners with the “Kits for Kidz” program to purchase the supplies at a deep discount.

We all want to see these children thrive in school and reach their God-given potential… and YOU can “Be Part of the Equation!” Please make your gift today!

Questions? Contact Mandy Widtfeldt at 630-470-3853 or

Download a copy of LCFS’ Back-to-School Drive flyer to promote the drive at your business or congregation.

Thank you for your support