When you adopt a project on behalf of the As Our Own family, you help cover the daily needs required to care for a daughter as our own. Below are some critical needs that you can support:
As all parents do, we watch our daughters grow and see where each one is gifted. One may have a creative spirit, another might be drawn to an instrument or to singing, and yet another might have physical skills for sports. Whatever their talents or abilities, we want to help them develop their interests through lessons, activities, and even holiday... » read more
Give the gift of health.
From seasonal colds and illness to annual physicals—and even random injuries—children require regular medical care.
Solid medical care enables our daughters to grow up healthy and strong, able to step into their full potential in adulthood. Investing in a child’s health care today is truly an investment in her future. With your help, we can... » read more
Build strong, safe communities.
Relationships are key to building strong, safe communities where predators can no longer prey upon others and children feel safe in their own surroundings. Our Lighthouse Centers invest in community relationships by providing a safe place where people can safely gather together for friendship and fellowship and holiday observances.
Your... » read more
provide clothes for our growing girls.
Sometimes it’s difficult to keep up with our growing family! As our daughters grow, they outgrow their clothes and shoes. Each year, we purchase new clothing items as well as sort through our closets to replace what’s worn.
As parents, we want to give our girls what they need to be comfortable so they can thrive at home and... » read more