What is your organization’s mission?

The Homeschool CARE Foundation (HCF) connects, contributes, and counsels families worldwide giving needed support to homeschool successfully. HCF exists to give hope by standing in the gap for families educating at home who need support and services beyond “school”. We desire to see families thrive. Whether a family is in need of financial assistance, resources, or encouragement, HCF is here to help and bring awareness.

 

are my donations tax-deductible? is hcf a 501(c)3?

Yes; the Homeschool C.A.R.E. Foundation, Inc. (HCF) is a public charity approved for 501(c)(3) exemption in 2018. Our tax ID number is 82-3700059. Our student outreach program, Enlightening The Dark, is a DBA of Homeschool CARE Foundation. HCF is a Tennessee Nonprofit Corporation. Donations are tax-deductible. This statement is not intended to be tax advice. Please check with your accounting professional or the IRS for information regarding tax deductions to 501(c)3 charitable organizations.

 

 

How can I stay up-to-date?

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Does your organization provide financial assistance or scholarships?

Yes; we recognize that homeschooling families face financial hardship from various experiences, such as natural disaster, health issues, and job loss. HCF wants to reduce financial barriers from a family’s ability to homeschool. Apply for curriculum assistance or a CARE Grant.

The Mason Lerro Memorial Scholarship is awarded annually in March to homeschool families with a special needs child preferably with a military background. The deadline for application each year is December 16. Apply here.

How can I get involved?

  • Donate
    • Curriculum
    • Special Needs Equipment
    • Financially
  • Support HCF through AmazonSmile or Kroger Community Rewards

How can I make a donation to your organization?

Donations via credit or debit cards (including international) can be processed here.
Donations via PayPal should be sent to donations@homeschoolcare.org.
Donations via check can be mailed to the following address:
     Homeschool CARE Foundation
     PO Box 11683
     Jackson, TN 38308

 

 

 

Kimberly Boots

Kimberly Boots

Program Development

Kimberly is the Treasurer and Director of Program Development of the Homeschool CARE Foundation and has served on the board since February 2019. Kimberly has a passion to see family units become strong and successful because she believes they are the building blocks of society with an exponential impact on the future.

Rachel Adams

Rachel Adams

Fundraising & Events

Rachel has been with HomeLife for over 5 years and is passionate about homeschooling and meeting the needs of students and parents. Having made the jump from public school to homeschooling her children, she understands the importance of community and support for new homeschoolers. Her hope is to be part of that support and to help provide new opportunities for homeschoolers through HCF.

 

 

Jay Griffith

Jay Griffith

Marketing & Communications

A lifelong homeschooler and artist himself, Jay is passionate about giving homeschoolers the opportunities they need to follow their passions through childhood and achieve their goals as adults. He has worked as the Marketing Team Lead at HomeLife Academy and Homeschool CARE Foundation for the past two years.

 

JOSEPH WUNROW

JOSEPH WUNROW

Marketing & Communications

Though only recently introduced to the Homeschool Care Foundation, Joseph was on board with its mission from the beginning. He was homeschooled all through grade school and high school, and knows firsthand the benefits of homeschooling. He is hopeful that more people will be able to experience the joy and freedom of homeschooling through the outreach and help of the Homeschool C.A.R.E. Foundation.

 

Bry Ruesche

Bry Ruesche

Communications

Bryanna is passionate about empowering and connecting with the next generation and is honored to be part of serving families through HCF. She holds her Bachelors in both Theatre and Psychology and a Masters in Social Work.

 

Homeschool C.A.R.E. Foundation (HCF) was founded by HomeLife Academy (HLA) in 2018 and serves as its charitable arm. HCF is a Tennessee nonprofit corporation and a 501(c)3 charitable organization. Both organizations work closely together to support, guide and encourage homeschooling students and families around the world.