Help bring holiday joy to children and families in our community!

Sheltering Arms wants to give the gift of holiday cheer to children and families who need it most.

We invite you to participate in our Removing Barriers to Uplift Families program!



Your generous financial donations enable us to continue supporting families during the holiday season.

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Bid on Silent Auction Items

Bid on the end-of-the-year auction items! You can bid on several items like vacations, the latest next-generation PlayStation 5, an original painting by Atlanta artist Peter Ferrari and more! Your generosity helps change the future of every child in our program!

Bid on Silent Auction Items

Who We Are

Sheltering Arms is Georgia’s longest-established, and one of the largest, nonprofit providers of early childhood education. Since 1888, we have provided children their best possible start in a safe, nurturing environment where they can learn and grow. We are also committed to helping their families make life more secure now and for generations to come.

Today, Sheltering Arms has 13 centers across metro Atlanta and offers more than 3,000 young children each year, providing the highest-quality early childhood education available and comprehensive family services designed to transform communities and break the cycle of generational poverty.

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