Holiday Gift Drive | November 1-30, 2021

Join us this year in spreading the holiday cheer! We’re collecting new toys and $25 gift cards for our children and youth in care. Click here to learn more.

September 25th - Embracing Oceans Virtual Concert

Embracing Oceans hosted a concert benefitting children and youth in foster care on September 25th, 2021.

Embracing Oceans is a band comprised of musicians Edi Roque and Skye Butterfield.  The duo embraces the freedom of sound and is not bound by a single genre. We are grateful of their continuous support of ExtraFam and our children and youth in care!

September 23rd - Long Beach Gives

In September, we participated in a group fundraising campaign, @longbeachgives, to bring awareness to the monumental services nonprofits bring to the Long Beach community.
We raised more than $800 and appreciate your support of children and youth in Long Beach area. ❤️

A Very Extraordinary Magic Show

Magic Castle Magician Brandon Scott performed a virtual show to benefit children and youth in foster care in June 2021. Every child currently placed in care was extended a free invite and attendees received an interactive magic box to accompany the event! 

Steve Vai's Be a JEM, Win a JEM Jr Giveaway

In honor of Foster Care Month in May 2021, legendary guitarist, Steve Vai hosted a giveaway sweepstakes to raise support for our children and youth in foster care.

Voices of Foster Care

In March, we raised awareness for children and youth in foster care in LA County. We came together with some of our biggest supporters to raise money for therapy toys and basic essentials kits for our children and youth.

Learn more at @extraordinaryfamilies on Instagram and Facebook!

Instagram Live Event

RuPaul’s Drag Race Judges, Michelle Visage and Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman, raised foster care and adoption awareness and shared their own personal adoption stories.

2020 Annual Holiday Party

Due to COVID-19, our Annual Holiday Party went virtual! Our children in foster care had a blast meeting Santa, singing to holiday classics, and searching for cookies during our I-Spy game.