2015 KidsFirst Open

KidsFirst Open

Come golf with us to help create positive change in the lives of children and families in the community. To learn more about the event, click here.

Donate today!

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.

Be a Foster Parent

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.

Kiersten

Kiersten's Story

Here's another video showing Kiersten's journey through our residential program and demonstrates the power of having a safe place to call home.

Mai's Story

Mai's Story

Learn how you can make a BIG difference through Big Brothers Big Sisters just like Kathy did with Mai.

Val

Val's Story

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

Ann's story

Ann's Story

Ann's story is an incredible story about a young woman who has greatly benefited from our foster care program.

Home

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 Le-Asia

Le-Azhanique prefers to be called Le-Asia. She’s an 8-year-old African-American female. She can...

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Recent News

KidsFirst Open - Win a Detroit Tiger's Suite for 18 people!

Monday, May 18, 2015

KidsFirst Open Raffle! - purchase tickets KidsFirst Open - golf outing information Read more.

D.A. Blodgett—St. John’s Welcomes 5 New Board Members and Announces Officers

Friday, April 3, 2015

D.A. Blodgett—St. John’s (DABSJ) is proud to welcome five new members to our board of directors, which serves to guide and advise... Read more.

Families waiting to adopt

Ryan and Amanda

Dear Birth Family,

You will never know how much we appreciate you taking the time to listen to our story ... 

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