Our Mission | Goals
To create and provide a secure home environment of love and care for children entering the Foster Care System, to help minimize their traumatic experiences, to treat children with dignity by providing an experience that enhances their quality of life, to align each child with mentorships that will elevate their life, as well as, to assist the Department of Family and Children Services during the process, and placement decisions. Goal: To provide loving homes with a culmination of a process that reduces the amount of trauma Foster Children in State Custody experience and to help these children understand that Life doesn’t have to be perfect to be wonderful.
Down 7 Up 8 Incorporated, a 501(c)3 non profit was founded in 2016 by Rose Diggs, a mother who has been fostering for over 8 years. After fostering hundreds of children who have come into care, and by understanding their plight, she decided to do something to make a difference.