More Than A Bed

Photos on the site are provided by our families and their adoptive children.

Mission

To provide essential items to foster, kinship and adoptive families for the children in their homes because every child deserves to be valued.

Vision

To inspire the community to get involved. Support the families providing guardianship. Encourage new families to become licensed. Encourage existing families to remain licensed.

Purpose

To provide resources and support, including tangible items, educational, social and recreational support for foster, kinship and adoptive families and the children in their homes.

To connect foster, kinship and adoptive families throughout the community.

To educate and inspire the public to provide support for foster, kinship and adoptive families and encourage the community to become or remain licensed to foster children.

Diversity Policy

MTaB is organized and shall be operated exclusively for charitable, educational, scientific, and literary purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, and this corporation shall receive, administer, expend, and disburse funds exclusively for such purposes. Without limitation of the foregoing, this corporation shall have the following specific purposes:

            (1)       To provide resources and support, including tangible items, educational, social, and recreational support, for foster, kinship and adoptive families and their children, and to connect these families to such resources and the community.

            (2)       To educate and inspire the public to provide support for foster, kinship and adoptive families and encourage the community to become or remain licensed to foster children.

            (3)       To lessen the burdens on society relating to the provision of support for foster, kinship and adoptive families and the promotion of their welfare.

            (4)       To have such other purposes within the general charitable, educational, scientific, and literary purposes of this corporation as may be determined by the Board of Directors of this corporation.

All services, benefits, opportunities, and the rights to use facilities, provided by this corporation shall be furnished on a nonprofit basis and shall be designed to provide support and resources for foster, kinship and adoptive families, including linking such families to community resources, and to educate the public about these families and encourage the public to become or remain licensed to foster children. Notwithstanding any provision herein, in all of its policies and procedures, this corporation shall adhere to a policy of equal opportunity and shall conduct all of its activities and make available all of its services, benefits, opportunities, and facilities in a manner that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, handicap, or disability.