Did you know....


     there are over 147 MILLION orphans in the world,   

     including 500,000 children in foster care in the U.S.?


  In light of such a huge crisis, what difference can one person 

  really make? 

  Instead of allowing ourselves to be overwhelmed, we need to

  look at where we can start.


  Everyone has a part to play - we are all called to care.


You can help now!

Our vision

is that

every child would experience





and the


of a



Documentary Film Project

Called to Care is coordinating donations for an upcoming documentary film project being produced as a cooperative effort between the Latvian Social Services Agency, "Socialu Pakalpojumu Agentura"; a pofessional foster family organization, "Tereze"; and the director from the Latvian National Cinema Center.  The film's goals are to:

      *raise awareness in Latvian society about foreign adoptions

      *raise awareness about children's needs to be and grow in a            family

      *highlight the benefits of the outcome of adoption for children

        from Latvia regardless of what language the family speaks or         in which country the family lives

      *tell the real-life stories of children who have been adopted  

        and the positive impact it has had on their lives and their  


The film group is hoping to travel to the US this summer to begin interviewing and filming children and families.

Donations can be made to support this project through PayPal by clicking the "DONATE" button here

or by sending a check made out to "Called to Care" to:

PO Box 1862, Westminster, MD 21158

Please write "Latvian Film" in the memo line.

For more information about the film or how you can contribute and be involved, contact us at:   info@called2care.org

Then say to the Lord your God: “I have removed from my house the sacred portion and have given it to the Levite, the alien, the fatherless and the widow, according to all you commanded. I have not turned aside from your commands nor have I forgotten any of them.




  Help make


                      our vision

                                               a reality.

Called to Care is a component fund of the Community Foundation of Carroll County,

a 501(c)3 organization. 

P.O. Box 1862

Westminster, MD  21158