Be a Hero to a Child.

Tampa Bay’s foster children need more help than the system can provide. The Guardian ad Litem Foundation raises funds and resources to help our local Guardian ad Litem volunteers meet the social, emotional, educational and health needs of these children. We advocate for the children of the Sixth Circuit Guardian ad Litem Program. With your support, we can help Guardian volunteers in Pinellas & Pasco counties to protect these children’s rights and safety.

Learning to Ride (and Learning to Let Go!)

Guardian ad Litem, Dawn Freijo, recently had the joy of participating in a right of passage for two children she advocates for-helping them learn how to ride a bike. Thanks to a generous donation from Outback Steakhouse and the Heart Gallery of Pinellas and Pasco Counties, two children not only received bikes but received a little piece of normalcy while learning a skill they

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Duke Energy Foundation Supports Safe & Sound Program

The Duke Energy Foundation is working with the Guardian ad Litem Foundation of Tampa Bay to help meet the basic needs of abused and neglected children in the child welfare system in Pinellas and Pasco Counties. Children who have been removed from their parents have typically experienced severe trauma and then have to cope with major disruptions (including multiple placements and school transfers) on

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