Foundation partners with GO Kickball to help find families for children in foster care

COLUMBUS, Ohio – What do kickball and fundraising having in common? More than you might think. The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, the only nonprofit dedicated exclusively to finding homes for children in foster care, is excited to announce a new partnership with GO Kickball, the nation’s leading organizer of social co-ed adult kickball leagues. Read More


Lynn Stowe joins Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption as chief operating officer

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) – The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption is pleased to announce the addition of Lynn Stowe as the Foundation’s chief operating officer. Stowe previously worked for 30 years in commercial banking, most recently at Huntington National Bank headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. As senior vice president/commercial sales manager, Stowe specialized in large corporate treasury Read More


Father’s Day Frosty Weekend June 15 and 16

We want to wish all the dads out there a Happy Father’s Day! The impact you make in your children’s lives each day is immeasurable. Every year, Wendy’s celebrates dads during Father’s Day Frosty Weekend. With every Frosty sold this Saturday and Sunday, participating Wendy’s will donate 50 cents to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Read More


Latest staff blog: Do good

Senior Director of Marketing & Communications Staci Perkins talks about the six internal brand promises of Foundation staff.  View our latest blog post.


Follow the Foundation during its 8th annual #WWKSummit

The Foundation holds its annual Summit May 14-15 in Columbus, Ohio. More than 25 adoption advocates and former foster youth will speak to adoption professionals from the U.S. and Canada on a variety of topics including the state of adoption, family finding, cultural competence in adoption, and how adoption saved one youth.