In Memory of
Dr. Leslie (Les) J. Schultzel
August 17, 1943 – December 7, 2019
There are over 400 children currently in foster care in Collier County.
On average, foster children are moved location 4-6 times.
50% is the graduation rate of foster children from High School. (84% is the National Average)
3% of foster children graduate College
Last year Friends of Foster Children helped over 1,200 foster children.
To focus on the children we serve with targeted educational and enrichment opportunities that allow each child to fulfill his or her potential.