Jacob's Law

Important Senate Bill

Senate Bill 572 was passed by the Texas legislature, and became Jacob's Law on September 1, 2009. Jacob's Law relates to transportation saftey training requirements for child day care centers…

Our Mission

The mission of the Jacob Fox Foundation is to ensure that families who experience the loss of a child receive the assistance and support they deserve to allow them to cope and grieve in peace.


The Jacob Fox Foundation is a 501 (c)3 non-profit foundation you can help by making a tax-deductible contribution in the form of:

Financial Donations
School Supplies
Food and Gas Gift Cards
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In The News

Child's death in Dallas day care van spurs 'Jacob's Law'

Avonda Fox wonders what it was like for her 4-year-old son, Jacob, when he was left inside that sweltering day care van on that blistering July day.

What was he thinking? Was he crying out for me?

Mom Transforms Pain of Tragic Loss to Power

Imagine your 4-year-old son has died after he was left in a van in 100-degree temperatures. Even worse, the person responsible [moved] your son's body to conceal the crime.

It happened to Avonda Fox.

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