(Wynnewood, PA) – Adoptions From The Heart (AFTH) is pleased to announce it has received $250 from The Koening Family Charitable Fund of The Philadelphia Foundation, following a recommendation by Steven and Teresa Koenig. These funds will support Adoptions From The Heart’s Expectant and Birth Parent Support Fund.
The Expectant and Birth Parent Support Fund provides aid to birth parents experiencing financial hardship, before and after placement. The fund helps men and women, obtain fundamental needs, such as food – safe and permanent housing – clothing, etc. Our services also include comprehensive counseling and support groups – to help uplift and empower birth parents to reach their full potential.
“We are so grateful for the Koening Family Charitable Fund,” said Maxine Chalker, CEO and Executive Director of Adoptions From The Heart. “Their contribution will help make a difference, and lead birth parents in need to a brighter future. We look forward to furthering our philanthropic efforts and touching more lives.”
In the last few years, AFTH has seen an increase of support by organizations like The Philadelphia Foundation. Such funding allows us to pursue our mission of serving men and women seeking our services and helping those in greatest need.
The Philadelphia Foundation supports well-run, well-staffed, well-governed nonprofits that take the time to evaluate their work and plan for their future.