Celebrating 20 Years of Social Entrepreneurship.

Necco uses proven business practices and principles to solve social problems.

See how we've built over 25,000 families.

Some of our Numbers:


Necco of Kentucky achieves permanency 32 days sooner than the KY Foster Care average.


95% of kids experienced 1 move or less while in Necco therapeutic foster care.


Necco of Kentucky has successfully adopted 155 kids in 2015.


632 of Kentucky's children achieved permanency in the past 12 months.

Real changes.
Real families.
Real data.

Families don’t happen by accident, it takes planning, coordination and a focus on the end result. See the data that is driving the decisions we make.

See Our Results

Necco Experience

Real stories from the field.

Social Entrepreneur of the Year

Hope isn’t your typical revenue stream. For Social Entrepreneurs, the risk-takers who use the same spirit and tenacity to start a business, only... See more.

Necco Scholarship Leads to Education

Tyler Harness and Karson Evans are the recipients of the 2017 We Build Families Scholarship Fund. Both are from Kentucky, both are majoring in... See more.

Heroin’s addiction to Foster Care

As more and more lives are depleted by opiate addiction, more and more children are finding their way into a system already overcrowded. You’ve... See more.

8 Must Haves Before Your First Foster Placement

Entering foster care can be a scary and uncertain time for children. Thankfully, Necco has loving and caring foster parents who are ready with open... See more.

New Foster Parents, Ask These 4 Questions!

Necco calls you about a child in need. You answer. You are an approved Necco foster family waiting to welcome this child into your home. You made... See more.

The Art of Social Entrepreneurship

We already know that we have some super special foster parents in Grayson, Kentucky. But we didn’t know is that one of the families became social... See more.