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Join Our Staff

We believe that everyone can do something! Check out our volunteer staff positions to see how you might be able to serve refugee families on a regular basis!

Host an Online Fundraiser

Invite your friends and family to give to support your efforts with Carry the Future. Every dollar raised will provide diapers, blankets, fresh food, and more for refugee families in need.

Double Your Impact

Did you know that your employer could double the impact of your donation? Click here to find out if your employer will make a matching donation.

Host A Webinar

Interested in sharing Carry the Future with your family and friends? Consider hosting a webinar. We’ll provide you with everything you need to share about our work and how they can be a part of it.

Me 2 You

Use your creative skills to bring joy to refugee kiddos by making a blanket, hat, or doll. Your handmade items will be hand delivered by our teams.

Give Back for your Birthday

Celebrate your birthday by making an impact. In lieu of gifts, ask your friends and family to consider making a gift to support refugee families in need.

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Get to Know Other Volunteers

Carry the Future is made up of more than 5,000 volunteers worldwide. Chances are, there’s a Carry the Future Volunteer close to you! Stay connected and get to know others by joining our Volunteer Group today.

Raise A World Changer

At Carry the Future, we do our best to equip parents and caregivers with ways to raise the next generation to change the world. Our blog features tons of resources like book recommendations, conversation starters, project ideas, and more. 

Wear Your Support

Need a conversation starter? Shop our store! You’ll find styles for everyone, featuring messages of kindness and hope. Best of all, all proceeds provide refugee families with critical aid.

Upcoming Events

Get to Know Carry the Future’s New Executive Director

Meet Our New Executive Director, Lacy Stroessner! We’re excited to announce the hiring of Carry the Future’s new Executive Director, Lacy Stroessner. A Carry the Future staff member since 2016, Lacy is a passionate advocate for refugee families and has over 16 years...

Fireside Story Time: Syria

This month, Carry the Future invites all World Changers to join us for a new series called Fireside Story Time. Carry the Future blogger, Kaity, begins the series by telling a Syrian story. Following the oral tradition of many cultures, including Syria, Kaity will be...

Refugees Welcome

At Carry the Future, we believe in a world in which a child’s safety and future always come first. We believe that families belong together and we know during times of crisis and upheaval the family unit’s wholeness and safety are essential. The harm of travel bans...

SPREAD LOVE: Printable Valentines

At Carry the Future, we believe even our youngest generations can spread love and change the world. We know Valentine's Day might look a little different this year, especially with virtual school and stay-at-home orders across the globe. However your kiddo plans to...

Helping Refugees During the Holidays… During a Pandemic

If we have learned anything from the difficulties of 2020, we have learned how much we need others. We are all connected. We need to be with others. We need to hold tight to our friends, family and neighbors. Once taken for granted, we miss the gatherings, hugs and...

Yemen, A Nation in Crisis

Around the world, people are suffering. Currently, the people of Yemen are in crisis. With the United Nations calling it the world’s worst humanitarian crisis, the people of Yemen need help.

Raising World Changers: Ah Mu Weaves a Story

This month, Carry the Future’s blog shares a special story time with our very own Sara Gilliam. A member of Carry the Future’s board of directors, Sara is also the author of the book Ah Mu Weaves a Story. Originally posted on World Refugee Day, we are sharing this...

Recommended Reading: Transcendent Kingdom

Beginning this month, Carry the Future will recommend one adult read, one young adult read, and one story time for our youngest readers. Along with the recommendation, we will offer a reading guide or activity to aid in understanding themes, symbols, and characters....

Camp Carry the Future: Week 3 – Bravery

Camp Carry the Future: Week 3 - Bravery Greetings, World Changers! Wow, you've come so far on our camp journey. We've learned about refugees, kindness, and friendship.  We've traveled around the globe meeting new friends! This is our third and final week of Camp...

Camp Carry the Future: Week 2 – Friendship

Greetings, World Changers! Congratulations, you've made it to our second week of Camp Carry the Future. We hope you enjoyed learning about kindness last week.  Remember, YOU can change the world. This week, we'll be learning all about friendship.  Listen. Learn....