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Impact A Foster Care Child's Future

Contribute to one of our yearly events!

Every day, youth in society are exposed to unhealthy and unstable futures. OCJ Kids mission is to equip foster and at-risk children and youth by providing them tools, resources, and positive role models to succeed and excel in every area of life. These events impact these kids’ futures.

 

2022 Events

One Bright Star

Toy Drive to benefit foster youth living in group homes. 

Now through Dec 5, 2022. See the list of items we need: coming soon  

Drop Off Location

OCJ Kids: 21630 N 9th Ave. Ste 103, Phoenix, AZ 85027

Giving Options

Whether you choose to (1) donate toys to the drive, (2) give financially through our success sponsorship, or (3) donate your time by volunteering, we are grateful for your valuable contributions!

Be A Success Sponsor

One Entrance Fee

$15

One Child's Gifts

$40

Entire Group Home Entrance Fee and Gifts

$550

Be An Event Volunteer

Gift Wrapping Volunteer

Wednesday Dec 7th

10:00am – 12:00pm

2:00pm – 4:00pm

5:00pm – 7:00pm

Thursday Dec 8th

10:00am – 12:00pm

2:00pm – 4:00pm

5:00pm – 7:00pm

Friday Dec 9th

10:00am – 12:00pm

2:00pm – 4:00pm

5:00pm – 7:00pm

Event Day Volunteer

Foster care children will enjoy bowling, dancing, and receive their personally selected christmas gifts

Saturday, Dec 10th

9:00am – 1:00pm

Sunday, Dec 11th

1:00pm – 5:00pm

Tools 4 Success

School Supply Drive to benefit foster youth living in group homes. 

June 1 through July 24, 2023. See the list of items we need for each grade: here.

Drop Off Location

OCJ Kids: 21630 N 9th Ave. Ste 103, Phoenix, AZ 85027

Giving Options

Whether you choose to (1) donate school supplies to the drive, (2) give financially through our success sponsorship, or (3) donate your time by volunteering, we are grateful for your valuable contributions!

Be A Success Sponsor

One Entrance Fee

$15

One Backpack and Supplies

$40

Entire Group Home Entrance Fee and Supplies

$550

Be An Event Volunteer

Backpack Prep Volunteer

Tuesday July 25th

8:00am – 12:00pm

Wednesday July 26th

8:00am – 11:00am

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Thursday July 27th

8:00am – 11:00am

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Friday July 28th

8:00am – 11:00am

Event Day Volunteer

Foster care children will enjoy playing mini-golf and receive their school supplies and backpacks at Castles -n- Coasters.

Saturday, July 29th

6:00am – 10:00am

Bearizona - Day at the Zoo

Bearizona

This summer event is designed for one group home per day to take their kids to Bearizona. 

The kids and staff get to drive through the wildlife park, eat lunch and walk through the zoo portion. 

July 10-14

  • $55 - Sponsor one child's attendance.
  • $100 - Provide gas for one group home.
  • $200 - Provide lunch at Canyonlands Restaurant for one group home.
  • $500 - Sponsor the entire experience for one group home.

Summer Reading Program

May 24 through July 19, 2023.

  • $5 - Provide one experiment for one child.
  • $60 - Sponsor one child for the whole summer.
  • Volunteer - One session, one day, every Wednesday.

Cowboy Camp

An overnight horse camp for teenagers in foster care. Activities include: a horse clinic, horseback ride, razor ride, swimming, campfire, archery, and cowboy games.

  • $10 - Provide a sleeping bag for one foster youth.
  • $50 - Provide clothing for camp for one foster youth.
  • $150 - Send one foster youth to camp.

OUR MISSION

Youth are amazing! They hope, dream, challenge, learn and lay the groundwork for their futures and ours.  The education, experience and family values instilled in a teen will follow them for the rest of their lives.  Every day, youth in society are exposed to unhealthy and unstable futures.

OCJ Kids’ mission is to equip foster and at-risk children and youth by providing them tools, resources, and positive role models to succeed and excel in every area of life.

MONTHLY SPONSORSHIP

SPONSOR A CHILD
AT AN ORPHANAGE

COMMUNITY OUTREACH

BECOME A VALUABLE PART
OF OUR CARING TEAM

COWBOY CAMP

SEND AN ORPHAN TO COWBOY CAMP FOR
MEMORIES THAT WILL LAST A LIFETIME