Upcoming Events

Giving Challenge 2024

Our community will celebrate our collective impact on our regions when we give generously.  To make this day even more special, The Patterson Foundation will match […]

Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

You give so much time, care, and hope to local children who have been abused, abandoned, and neglected.  To thank you for your good work in […]

Past Events

Volunteer Open House

Children’s Guardian Fund cordially invites you to an Open House Date/Time: Wednesday, March 20, 2024, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Where: Glasser-Schoenbaum Human Services Center 1750 17th St […]

Helping Our Kids Soar – 2023

Please save the date to come and learn how we support abandoned, abused, and neglected children in our community. Children’s Guardian Fund’s Annual Fundraising Luncheon Wednesday, […]

Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

If you are an active GAL volunteer in the 12th Judicial Circuit, The Children’s Guardian Fund Board would like to invite you to an appreciation luncheon […]

Helping Our Kids Soar – 2022

We thank everyone who joined us in support of local children in foster and state care. Children’s Guardian Fund’s Annual Fundraising Luncheon Wednesday, November 9, 2022 […]

Stand For Children Day

We are teaming up with the Early Learning Coalition of Manatee County to bring awareness to the needs of our children in foster and state care. […]

Open House – Building D

The Children’s Guardian Fund office is now located in Building D on The Glasser/Schoenbaum Human Services Center. We are so grateful to everyone who attended our […]

Charity Art Sale

The Lakewood Ranch Women’s Club & Lakewood Ranch Art League are hosting an art show and 100% of proceeds will be donated to the Children’s Guardian […]

2022 Giving Challenge

The Giving Challenge is a 24-hour online event featuring over 700 local non-profit organizations. Support the Children’s Guardian Fund during this event. Go to on […]

Volunteer GAL Appreciation Luncheon

Registration is now closed.  Thank you to those of you who submitted your RSVP!  We look forward to seeing you at the Lakewood Ranch Golf and […]

Helping Our Kids Soar – 2021

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our 23rd annual fall luncheon! Your generosity and care are greatly appreciated and mean the world to our […]