2015 Duffels for Kids Walk ~ Port Orange, FL

May is National Foster Care Month. Get to know the many faces of foster care. #FosterCareMonth

The 2015 Duffels for Kids Walk, to benefit Florida’s foster children,
will be held in Port Orange, FL on Saturday, May 16th @ 9am.

Every day, a child in care transitions into another home without proper luggage. Help the Florida State Foster/Adoptive Parent Association break the cycle! Support the 2015 Duffels for Kids Walk on Saturday, May 16th at the Kenneth Parker Amphitheater (2001 City Center Circle) in Port Orange, FL.

Every day, a child in care transitions into another home without proper luggage. Help the Florida State Foster/Adoptive Parent Association break the cycle! Support the 2015 Duffels for Kids Walk on Saturday, May 16th at the Kenneth Parker Amphitheater (2001 City Center Circle) in Port Orange, FL.

Through the Duffels for Kids program, every child in Florida foster care can receive a free duffel bag to call his or her own, even as they transition back to their biological parents or to another permanent family.Duffels for Kids distribution is coordinated by FSFAPA’s board, with the help and support of local foster parent associations, community-based care organizations and guardian ad litems. Caregivers are able to request a duffle bag for their youth in care through FSFAPA’s online request form or through FSFAPA’s regional vice presidents.

The 2015 Duffels for Kids Walk includes a FREE concert by the NEX GEN band, FSFAPA’s next generational band comprising foster, adoptive and biological children of FSFAPA members.

Registration is open now! Registration fees for the walk are $10 for foster parents, $5 for children, and $25 for non-foster-parent adults. Teams (of up to 5 people) can register for $100 and vendor registration is $50.

If you’re not in Central Florida, you can register to be a Virtual Walker for $25 and support the cause from wherever you are!

If you would like to sponsor the event, the event sponsor package is available here.

Every day, a child in care transitions into another home without proper luggage. Help the Florida State Foster/Adoptive Parent Association break the cycle! Support the 2015 Duffels for Kids Walk on Saturday, May 16th at the Kenneth Parker Amphitheater (2001 City Center Circle) in Port Orange, FL.

 

2 Comments

  1. Jeff Wetherington

    Great cause! Hope you get a lot of participation.

    Reply
    1. Jamie Nestrick (Post author)

      Thank you!

      Reply

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