The TEARS Foundation seeks to compassionately lift a financial burden from families who have lost a child by providing funds to assist with the cost of burial or cremation services. We believe that every child’s life deserves to be honored and memorialized in accordance with the grieving parents’ wishes and are committed to helping bereaved parents with this experience. Every grieving parent deserves access to ongoing bereavement support, so we also offer parents comprehensive bereavement care in the form of grief support groups and peer companions.

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We are here to help you honor the life of your precious child.

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Donate to provide financial assistance and emotional support programs for families who have lost a child.

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Attend the national Gala Dinner & Auction

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You can support bereaved families across the nation!

As the number of families we serve continues to grow, so does our need for support from the community. Together, we can help bereaved families honor the life of their child.

The TEARS Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are 100% tax deductible. Tax deductible receipts will be mailed upon receipt of payment. Our tax ID is 45-0500497.