Frequently Asked Questions
What exactly do you do?
Warrior for children does three main things:
We provide tangible resources to support families in the early healing stages of
trauma ex. clothes, shoes, school supplies, diapers, etc. You can take a look at our
Amazon Wishlist here.
We provide small group, trauma informed experiences to support our kiddos in
the healing process. ex. Animal Therapy, Art, Athletics. You can learn more
about our experience depot by clicking here.
We provide trauma informed education to those caring and serving children
working through trauma.
How does someone get referred to Warrior for Children?
The primary way someone gets referred for support is through one of our community partnerships. Most children have a case manager who is either supporting them through their mental health work, children and family services, local foster family agency, school district, or church. For a list of our current partnerships click here.
If you wish to be considered for a partnership please contact us here.
How do you receive your tangible resources?
We receive our resources through donations directly to our Impact Center, from our various online wishlists (Amazon, Walmart, Target), and community run resource drives.
Do you only help at Christmas and for back to school?
We know that children experience trauma 365 days a year so we are here to support them and their caregivers all year long.
Do you provide monetary support?
Warrior for Children does not provide direct monetary support. We understand that this work is not always clear cut so we always welcome requests and then we work through those together to find a solution.
Does Warrior for Children provide new or used items?
We provide new items to our kiddos and families.
Does Warrior for Children accept used items as donation?
We generally do not accept used items at our impact center.
Do you accept volunteers at Warrior for Children?
Yes we do! If you are interested in volunteering please contact us here.
How do you receive your yearly operating funds?
Most of our operating funds come directly from individual people. We also host a few fundraising events yearly to bring people together and raise money for our cause. At Warrior for Children 80% of every dollar donated goes directly to the children we serve. If you would like to be notified of upcoming events and opportunities to support our mission please sign up for our emails ‘here”
Is my donation tax deductible?
Yes it is! Warrior for Children is a California recognized 501c3 nonprofit organization
Ways to donate: Our website is the easiest way to donate. We accept one time donations but you can also sign up to be come a monthly donor. To donate online, please click here. We also accept Check made payable to Warrior for Children.
Warrior for Children
1523 Howard Access Rd Suite A
Upland, CA 91786
We can’t fulfill our mission alone. Please consider partnering with us on this journey as we aim to make a difference in the hearts of children across the world.