We rely on the positive impact your business or organization can have on the lives of children in foster care.


Your business or organization can help


  • What we do:
    • Award grants to adoption organizations that connect children with families.
    • Increase awareness across the nation about waiting children and the process to adopt.
    • Raise funds to support our awareness and education programs.
    • Provide free resources to professionals and prospective and adoptive parents.
  • What you can do:
    • Help us raise awareness of youth in foster care waiting for their forever home.
    • Raise funds to support our awareness and advocacy programs.
    • Order our free resources to distribute at your office.
    • Become an adoption-friendly workplace.

Become a partner in giving today

Thank you to our corporate partners

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For Grantseekers

The Foundation uses grant making to dramatically increase adoptions of children waiting in U.S. foster care.

  • Wendy’s Wonderful Kids Grants

    Provided to public and private agencies to hire adoption professionals who implement our results-driven, child-focused recruitment model targeted exclusively on moving America’s longest-waiting children from foster care into adoptive families.

  • General Adoption Grants

    Given to support new and innovative ideas, and proven programs that focus on foster care adoption in the United States.

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  • National Adoption Day

    National Adoption Day is a collective national effort to raise awareness of the more than 100,000 children in foster care waiting for permanent, loving families.

Learn about National Adoption Day

  • Thank you Wendy’s

    Wendy’s restaurants have several in-store campaigns that raise money to find homes for children in foster care. Thank you to Wendy’s and their customers for supporting Frosty® key tags, Halloween coupon books, and the national canister program.

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Support adoption with Wendy’s

Become an adoption-friendly workplace

Learn about establishing adoption benefits at your company.

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