The Friends of Children website is undergoing a complete redesign overhaul!

Friends of Children of North Central Florida is a non-profit 501C3 organization that raises funds to build and provide homes in our community to keep foster siblings together.

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Upcoming Event

Denim & Diamonds

Date: Tuesday, October 26, 2021
Time: 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Location: Sante Fe River Ranch

Join us for a social hour, silent auction, live auction, entertainment & dinner.

Friends of Children (FOC) can be contacted by phone 352.672.6112.

To learn more about becoming a foster parent on the Cellon-Thomas campus, contact Mackenzie Hadley, local Family Support Counselor for the Florida Baptist Children’s Homes, at 352.672.6112 or at