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As a supporter of Devereux Florida, you will be helping the children, adults and families with special needs by fostering their human potential. Help us continue to bring comfort and hope to those who need our special services. Donate Today!

In celebration of May as National Foster Care month, Panera Bread will sell blueberry ribbon shaped bagels Friday, May 7th from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. and donate 100% of the proceeds to the Foundation for Foster Children.

Stop into any of these Panera Bread locations on Friday, May 7th to purchase a blueberry ribbon bagel.

Do you wonder what life is like for foster children in Central Florida?  The Orlando Sentinel ran a mini series onlocal foster children on 4/18 and 4/19.  The articles are a realistic reminder of what life is like for our communities’ most vulnerable children. Click on the links below to view the articles.

The Foundation’s mission is to enrich the lives of children placed in foster care due to abuse and neglect by providing opportunities that nurture their ability to succeed both as individuals and contributing members of the community.  For more information, please visit the Foundation for Foster Children’s website at

Please support local foster youth and the Foundation for Foster Children by purchasing a blueberry bagel at Panera on May 7th!  


Viera Campus Children Celebrate Earth Day 

People all over the world celebrate Earth Day every year on April 22nd. Devereux children are no exception. 

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Aquarius Group Home Builds a New Way to Spend Playtime

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Thanks to two groups of Devereux supporters, the children who live at Aquarius Group Home in Palm Bay have a playground all their own! Read More >>

Viera Campus Secures $100,000

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Congratulations to Lea Combs Devereux Florida's Advisory Board Chairperson

Lena CombsEvery year, the Orlando Business Journal selects 40 business individuals whose significant business accomplishments are supplemented by high-profile leadership positions in community projects. Devereux congratulates Lena Combs, Devereux Florida's Advisory Board Chairperson, for her nomination as one of this years Orlando Business Journal's 40 under 40.  Read More>>


Showing Appreciation For Our Foster Parents

Ed and Alice DeCosta are a phenomenal couple who have dedicated their lives to helping children in great need. After becoming witnesses to abuse in the 1980’s, they were inspired to help by making the decision to get licensed in 1990.  Read More>>


Devereux Florida Celebrates Mardi Gras

mardi gras 2010The Brevard Development Leadership Council and the Staff at Devereux Florida would like to give a heartfelt thanks to all of the businesses and individuals that contributed to the Mardi Gras Masquerade Ball Benefit that was held in March at Wesche Jewelers. Read More>>



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