A song is just a song… until it’s not – until it morphs into an anthem that grabs hold of time and space and compels you to shout it out from the depths of your heart and lungs.
There was once a young prince who desperately wanted to be adopted by a family who would love him and be his forever. Having spent three years in foster care, his heart yearned for a permanent mother and father, but his desire could not be.
Summers at ACH generally follow the same intentionally-planned schedule orchestrated to make the most of this intensive time with our kids – taking them through events and messages that guide them in discovering their great value and becoming a blessing to others.
When you came to Amarillo Children’s Home a short nine months ago, we didn’t know how long we would get to be a part of your life or exactly what lay before us to face together.
Note: A copy of the Audited Financial Statements will be available upon request through the Amarillo Children’s Home business office.
COVID presented unique challenges this fiscal year that skewed our typical income percentages.
The percentage of income attributable to the state increased during this fiscal year, due in part to ACH increasing its census. Other categories realized a lower percentage because of slight decreases in market investments and contributions.
ACH carefully stewards every dollar raised and ensures all mission activity goes toward supporting kids in need. Foster care contracts require a high level of reporting to external agencies, directly impacting our administrative costs.