More Than a Bed, also known as MTaB, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides essential items to foster, kinship and adoptive families for the children in their homes because every child deserves to be valued.
2,393 children in foster care received essentials such as beds, clothes, shoes, baby gear and toys.
Per month were welcomed at MTaB to experience the warehouse for the first time.
88 cribs, 56 toddler beds, 246 twin beds and 36 bunk beds were provided to children at no cost.
MTaB started with 5 families in 2014 and continues to grow annually with 796 families and counting.
The current counties served by MTaB are Pima, Pinal, Maricopa, Santa Cruz, Cochise and Greenlee.
Provide essentials items to foster, kinship and adoptive families for the children in their homes because every child deserves to be valued.
Inspire the community to get involved, support the families providing guardianship, encourage new families to become licensed and existing families to remain licensed.
Provide resources and support to the families we serve for theses children.
Connect foster, kinship and adoptive families throughout the community.
Strengthen the families resolve to provide a safe and loving home to these children.
Foster parents are licensed caregivers with the state. They are licensed through a foster care agency and take extensive classes to care for these children who are placed in their care.
Kinship parents can be family members, close family friends, or have an existing relationship to the children who are now in their care.
Adoptive parents have completed the legal adoption process, thus providing a forever home.
Removal of a child from a biological home is typically due to extreme circumstances, such as neglect, physical, sexual, or drug abuse.
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