Latest News

  • Congratulations to Kim Winston Bigler
    Congratulations to our very own Kim Winston Bigler on being a 2017 Blue Cross Louisiana Foundation Angel Awards Honoree on behalf of James Storehouse Louisiana!!!! We are all so proud of you, and the amazing work you’re doing for our community!  
  • Extra-curricular activities important for Foster-care children
    We need our village! DCFS has a foster youth in need of $700 to join her dance team. This is for her uniform, gear, shoes, a week long dance camp, and membership for the entire year. We cannot stress enough how important these extra curricular activities are to our youth. […]
  • Bananas Foster Silent Auction, Music, Drinks, and Fun!
    Bananas Foster Silent Auction, Music, Drinks, and Fun! Another amazing James Storehouse Louisiana silent auction fundraiser, happening 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, July 15, 2017 – Hosted by our awesome advocacy group, Bananas Fosters! All proceeds go to our local foster youth. Mark your calendars. Adult only event. Food, drinks, and dancing! All for a great […]
  • Tyler Kinchen & The Right Pieces – James Storehouse Fundraiser
    Join us for a groove night at the Columbia Street Tap Room on April 30th, 7-9pm featuring Tyler Kinchen & The Right Pieces to support James Storehouse Louisiana and local foster youth. Mayor Cooper will be our MC:) Chief Lentz will be judging a crazy tie or sock contest just […]

Who are the 415,129 foster children?


52% male
48% female


39% 5 years old or under
23% 6 to 10 years old
22% 11 to 15 years old
16% 16 to 20 years old


2% American Indian / Alaskan Native
1% Asian
24% Black or African American
0% (525) Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander
22% Hispanic (of any race)
42% White
3% Unknown/Unable to Determine
7% Two or more Races

Any Questions?