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The goal of Bates Mission is to support former foster youth in Texas by offering household necessities, life skills training, and job opportunities. It is our mission to create an environment where former foster youth feel accepted and valued, where they can learn job training to find and maintain stable employment, and where they can learn life skills to improve every aspect of their life.

Our programs and support from the community allow us to

Supply Household Items

Teach Life Skills

Build Community

Offer Mentorship

Provide Job Training

Employ Young Adults

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Young Adults Served
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Funds Raised this Year

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Over 1,000 teens age out of foster care in Texas each year, and over 40% experience homelessness.

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Current Fundraiser

Introducing the Bates Mission Carnival and Car Show!


We are so excited to be starting a new annual fundraiser this year! The 1st Annual Bates Mission Carnival and Car Show will be held on Saturday, May 4, from 11:00am – 5:00pm, and it will be a a fun, family-friendly day you don’t want to miss!

New Businesses

Our new for-profit businesses will train and employ young adults both locally and remote.

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What We Do

Our Programs

Sheila’s Supply Closet

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Life Skills Training

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Employment

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Bates Mission Carnival – That’s A Wrap!

Whew! Last month’s Carnival is over and done, but we’re still wrapping up some things …
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The Carnival is Coming!

The Bates Mission team has been hard at work putting together a new fundraiser, thanks …

Aloha, Abilene!

Jessica and I recently had the opportunity to visit one of our partner organizations in …

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Bates Mission

1904 S. Bagdad Road, #2

Leander, TX 78641

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