Welcome to Our Blog

We are committed to using our resources to improve the lives of disadvantaged children and their families.

National Reunification Month was created to bring attention to, recognize, and celebrate the efforts of all who work to ensure that foster youth are reunited with their families whenever possible. This is a significant achievement that emphasizes the importance of the family unit and the unique challenges faced by children in foster care who are […]

read more

Donovan’s Story

May 2, 2023

The Sauer Family Foundation seeks opportunities to increase public awareness of the foster care experience. We are grateful to Donovan Holmes (he/him/she/her) for joining us in recognizing National Foster Care Month by sharing his life journey which has intersected our foster care system and so much more. My name is Donovan Holmes and I’m a […]

read more

With the Sauer Family Foundation solidly grounded in “strengthening the well-being of children so they thrive in families and communities,” acknowledging April as Child Abuse Prevention month is a time to reassert our understanding that abuse is preventable. Evidence shows that in America, 1 in 7 children have experienced abuse or neglect in the past […]

read more

There is much to celebrate each February as we acknowledge Black History Month. The contributions of African Americans reside in abundance in our daily life. Inventions simplify our existence, so relied upon that we may not realize. As we drive our cars, traffic is regulated by a three-light traffic light (Garrett Morgan), the contribution to […]

read more

Picture this – a community that has everything families need to keep their children safe, happy and healthy. Parents have resources to support them in their most important job – raising children. Since parents can rely on these resources in the community, they can work and have time to give their children the love and support […]

read more