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Foster Joy

A virtual gift drive to ensure foster youth receive a gift this holiday season.

Choose an age group to donate

Foster Joy Virtual Gift Drive

  • There is no limit to how many tags you can fulfill.
  • Please feel free to share the link to the Foster Joy Virtual Gift Drive for foster youth with your network and on social media.
  • Individuals, community organizations (churches, community groups) and businesses can participate in Foster Joy. Just share this webpage with your network!
  • Questions can be emailed to Simone West, swest@afs4kids.org.

Choosing a Gift

  1. Click to choose foster youth age group.
  2. Click "new tag" to browse gift options. Hitting the back-arrow will also start the tag search over.
  3. Once you choose a foster youth's gift tag, select Donate Money for Gift or Buy & Ship Gift.

Donate Money for Gift

  • Take a screen shot or write down the foster youth's name from the tag. (If wanting to donate for more than one tag, please read instructions below).
  • On the tag, click the "Donate Money for Gift" button to make a tax-deductible contribution for the youth on your tag. You will be redirected to a secure donation page.
  • Enter the youth's name in the "Foster Youth Name" section at checkout and a caseworker will purchase and deliver the gift for you.

Buy and Ship Gift

  • You will be redirected to a page where you can enter your information.
  • You may choose to purchase the gift from any online retailer and have it shipped to:

    AFS Development Department, 401 Roland Way #150, Oakland, CA 94621

  • AFS caseworkers will deliver gifts to clients.


Give to the AFS Holiday Fund – Foster Joy!

Thank you to our corporate and organizational partners!

CMG Financial