Our Story

Founded in 2014 by Chris and Julie Tracy, Equipping the Called Foster closet, a ministry in Troy, Illinois, began a work to care for children in their times of need. Chris and Julie Tracy became aware of the great need of support by foster and adoptive families when they became parents of three adopted children in  2011, 2012, and 2015.

Our Mission 

‚ÄčIt is the mission, duty and purpose of Equipping the Called to provide aid, comfort and relief to children in crisis, which includes, but is not limited to; drug endangered children and those placed into foster care.  It is our goal to provide the most basic of necessities; such as clothing, toiletries and other personal care items to children who have become displaced or dislodged from their home.