Friends Of The Pickens County Guardian Ad Litem Program


Welcome to the Friends of the Pickens County Guardian Ad Litem official website. The Friends of the Pickens County Guardian ad Litem have been providing financial assistance since 2002 for the neglected and abused children and the Guardian ad Litem program of Pickens County, South Carolina.

Friends of GAL is a non-profit charitable organization (501(c)3) that provides clothing and shoes, school supplies, and other opportunities for neglected and abused children. Teh children are represented by a Family Court appointed volunteer Guardian ad Litem in Pickens County. All are currently part of the foster and preventive services of Pickens County Department of Social Services.

Oyster Roast

On October 22, 2016, we will be hosting our 3rd annual Clusters for Kids oyster roast. Mark your schedule and make plans to join us! Click HERE for more information!

We are always looking for donations. If you can donate financially or are interested in helping to sponsor an event, please fill out our Donation Pledge Card! Your donations help us provide clothing assistance to children in foster care, as well as provide funding for camps, tutoring, or other needs of the children. Please note: Programs and projects supported by Friends of GAL are not funded by other sources. All monetary donations are greatly appreciated, and the need is great, year round.