Oasis of Hope

Because every child deserves a home.

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Oasis of Hope is raising funds for Foster Care Awareness Month

The month of May is Foster Care Awareness Month, and we have a sweet deal for you to help children in foster care.

Purchase a dozen donuts for $10.50 and the proceeds will support foster families giving children in crisis a safe home.

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Facts & Figures

  • An estimated 424,000 children are in foster care in the United States

  • There are over 4,000 children in foster care in the state of South Carolina

  • South Carolina needs more than 1,000 foster homes

  • Median age of children in foster care is 6¹/₂ years old

Out of the children waiting for homes:

2,300+ are 0-2 years old

1,400+ are 3-12 year old 

900+ are teens

70% of foster children who age out of the system would like to go to college

Only 3% graduate from college

25% won't graduate from High School

70% of girls will become pregnant before 21

60% of boys have been convicted of a crime

50% will develop substance dependance

20% will instantly be homeless after 18

*Based on 2020  statistics

 

Benefits of Fostering with Oasis

 

How Can I Help?

Pray for our ministry

Join us in prayer to grow our ministry

Donate to our mission

Head to our website to give generously

Share our vision on social media

Help us spread our message

Attend a ministry tour

Come see our vision in person

Attend a zoom interest meeting

A no-obligations talk about being foster parent

Invite us to speak at your local business

We would love to tell you more about us

Invite us to your church

Share our ministry with your congregation

Use your gifts and talents to volunteer

God always finds ways for us to give

Sign up for Amazon Smile (it's FREE!)

As well as making Oasis your Smile Charity, you can find our Charity wish list here

You Won't Do This Alone!

- Medicaid for the foster child

- Daily board rate provided by DSS

- 24-hour on-call support

- Daycare vouchers provided by DSS

-FREE monthly home cleaning service

- Respite care

- Dedicated experience support team for your family

- Monthly foster care support group

- Service Coordinator for community resources and activities

-Listening ear when you need it

- Family/Friend as an alternative caregiver

(YES, you can have a life!)

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Contact Us

Ready to get involved or just want to stay up-to-date with how God is moving at Oasis of Hope? Please contact us!

Call/Text: 864.559.8192

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