How to Help

Donate Money

Operation Open Arms is supported solely through fundraisers and private donations from people who are willing to open their hearts and their pocketbooks to help a child. Won’t you consider a donation to our annual fund? Your tax deductible contribution can be taken securely and conveniently online by clicking the donate button below.

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Donate Time

Operation Open Arms relies on the generous support of our foster families and volunteers. Consider becoming a volunteer. Volunteers are needed for hosting and helping with events for our kids including:

  • Back to school
  • Baby shower for potential new children
  • Mentoring older children
  • Summer party
  • Christmas party

Donate Items

Whether or not you give financially, you can donate well-conditioned gifts directly to us. Your donations go directly to our clients. Items needed include:

  • New or very gently used clothing
  • New or very gently used toys
  • Outdoor play equipment
  • Tickets to Toddler Play Places
  • Tickets to entertainment events you may not be using (zoo, museum, sporting events, theater, etc)

Foster Care Services for Children with Incarcerated Parents