How to Get Involved

Learn More About Fostering and Adoption

Why Consider Fostering or Adoption? 

Every day, children come into Arizona’s foster care system through no fault of their own. Foster and adoptive parents play a vital role in creating safe spaces for kids to heal from their traumas and loss, support opportunities for kids to be kids, and encourage kids to thrive instead of just surviving as they work to reach their full potential. 

Foster & Adopt

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Arizona is a resource-rich community with tons of ways foster and adoptive families can find support.
We encourage you to join FOSTER CORPORATIVE.                                      



Volunteer for day of direct support for kids and families including check in and out, hosting kids for the event, setup and teardown, and other volunteer roles needed to support the day. 

Day of Support for Kid Initiatives and Training 

Assist in scheduling trainers and collection of training materials, submitting training content for continuing education approval, activities for childcare areas, assist in volunteer and participant registration, and week of volunteer and participant confirmations

Foster Cooperative Training Support:

Support pre-production, day of, and post-production video needs for Real Stories, Educational mini-videos, Program B-roll, and Foster Cooperative Training.

Video Team:

Support communication needs and foster care awareness goals including participation in blog scheduling, social media management, and yearly communication planning, etc. 

Social Media and Marketing: 

Assist in fundraising needs ranging from general support , Gala Committee engagement, property expansion and development, and program support. 

Fundraising Volunteer Team:

Support properties maintenance needs ie. electrician, plumber, handyman, roofer, landscaper, and other trades related to maintaining housing and office building. 

Maintenance Volunteer Support:

Assist young adults in achieving their set goals and encourage them to make meaningful connections on their journey to sustainability. 


Support the planning and implementation of programmed activities for kids in foster care.

Kid Connection Initiative Volunteers: 

Assist with organization administrative duties, ie. thank you notes for donations, applications, data entry, financial receipt reconciliation, etc.

Administration Team: 

Support the regular upkeep needs for the organization’s office and housing units.

cleaning team:

Group volunteer opportunities are available and vary based on season and need. Contact Foster Arizona directly regarding most current needs. Support the regular upkeep needs for the organization’s office and housing units.

Fill out 
Connect with Foster Arizona and Identify Area of Volunteer Interest
Complete Background check when applicable
Complete Reference check 
Attend General Volunteer Orientation 
Begin Volunteer Onboarding Process

Steps to become a volunteer: 

volunteer application 

We invite you to learn more about our current career opportunities below. To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume by emailing here  



October 18, 2022

The role requires leadership and development of Foster Arizona programs related to volunteer utilization and engagement to promote meaningful experiences and connection for community members. Full Job Description