Adopted April 13, 2012

The mission of Child Guardians, Inc. is to help abused, neglected, or abandoned children through its direct funding of children’s needs, and through support of organizations serving these children in the Florida counties of Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa and Walton.

We pursue our mission by developing and managing our resources, enabling us to: directly fund educational, social, physical, medical, and/or clothing needs of these children; promote community awareness of these children’s needs; and assist with the recruitment, retention and support of volunteers serving these children.


Child Guardians, Inc. is a nonprofit organization, exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.  Our organization is also classified as a public charity under sections 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions to our organization are deductible under section 170 of the Code, and we are qualified to receive tax deductible requests, devises, transfers or gifts under section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Internal Revenue Code.  For questions, please call the Internal Revenue Service at 1-877-829-5500.


Maika Joyner, President
Mary Bush, Vice President
Lori Potts, Treasurer
Jenilyn Enriquez, Secretary
Andrea Wallace
Lon Roberts
Carol Calfee
Josh Finley
Elizabeth Ann Tidmore
Marci Shemaria