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Be a Foster Parent

 One of our greatest, on-going needs is having enough foster parents to provide homes for the children that need our help. As the number of children who come into our care increases, the need for foster parents increases too.

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The 30th Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake event benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of D.A. Blodgett - St. John’s where children are matched with positive role models. 


Val's Story

Watch Valmarcus & Charlie's story - a beautiful story of how the Big Brothers Big Sisters Program changed these two lives forever. 

Make A BIG Difference

Hear the stories of 3 matches through our Big Brothers Big Sisters program and see how it has changed their lives.

Amy's Story

Amy's story follows her journey through our residential and scholarship program.

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Help support vulnerable children and families in our community, make a gift today!

Children Waiting for Adoption

We encourage you to take a moment and learn more about our featured waiting children. For inquiries, please call our offices at 616.451.2021.

My Open Adoption Story

Listen to this young girls story on how open adoption has impacted her life.

New H&R Block Nonprofit Partner!

We are excited to announce that we have partnered with H&R Block as part of their Nonprofit Referral Program! File your taxes with H&R Block and $20 gets donated back to our organization.


Protecting children from abuse and neglect since 1887.

D.A. Blodgett - St. John’s is an agency that works in partnership with our community for the good of all children. We are local, non-profit and accredited. We provide comprehensive services to children and families, including Big Brothers Big Sisters, foster care, adoption, and family support, as well as, residential treatment and emergency shelter care at St. John’s Campus. Donate today to help support children and families in our community.

Children waiting for adoption

Introducing Sha-Quan

Sha-Quan (12) is a funny kid whose favorite animal is a bear and whose favorite food is just...

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Recent News

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Monday, January 25, 2016


D.A. Blodgett – St. John’s Encourages Community Members to Become a Mentor in 2016!

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

January is National Mentoring Month 22 young moms and 175 local children are waiting for a mentor This January our country will... Read more.

Families waiting to adopt

Tyler and Stacia

Dear Friend,

From the bottom of our hearts we want to thank you for considering us as you begin your journey to find loving parents for your child.  

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