Our Approach

FFAN's Mission

FFAN's Mission is to provide essential resources such as clohing, food, furniture, school supplies, toys and anything else needed to help ensure the success of foster child/children placement.

Our Story

Next Steps...

Ready to get involved in FFAN's mission? We encourage you to donate any amount you can commit to help foster children & families in need.

Anthony Poteet - Executive Director

Anthony Poteet - Executive Director


Anthony Poteet is the Executive Director of Foster Families Assistance Network. He founded the non-profit organization in 2016.  He and his family have fostered and adopted children out of the foster care system.

Additionally, he has helped more than 200 families in the last 3 years with items they needed for fostering children. He has also spent 15 years in Retail leadership. Anthony holds a Bachelor's of Science degree in Business Administration with a minor in Political Science.

Anthony is a father of 4. He grew up in Phoenix, AZ., but has lived in Hendersonville/Gallatin for 10 years. Poteet is also a Veteran of the US Army 1993 - 1996. Anthony has been married to his wife Laura for 14 years.