Strike it lucky for a good cause at the 17th Annual Kids ‘n Kinship Bowlathon on April 24.
Jan Belmore, Program Director for Kids ‘n Kinship, joined KARE 11 News @ 4 with more details.
Kids 'n Kinship is a non-profit organization that matches youth who have a need for an additional supportive relationship with carefully screened adult volunteers.
This is the organization’s biggest fund raiser with more than 150 people coming out to support Kids ‘n Kinship.
The Bowlathon is a fun way for the community to support youth mentoring, while enjoying time with colleagues, friends, family and neighbors. It is a win-win event, even if you don’t get high score
Kids ‘n Kinship is a non-profit organization matching youth who have a need for an additional supportive relationship with carefully screened adult volunteers. Once a match has been made, volunteers spend 1-4 hours per week with the youth. Activities include playing games, attending sporting events, cooking, or going to the movies. Kids ‘n Kinship currently serves kids in the communities of Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan, Farmington, Lakeville and Rosemount.
On Saturday, May 14, Kids ‘n Kinship will be the recipient of a bike sale. 200 refurbished bicycles for kids and adults will be sold with proceeds benefitting the organization.
Rick’s Bike Sale benefitting Kids ‘n Kinship
Saturday, May 14, 2016
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
12738 Ethelton Way
Apple Valley, MN 55124
KDWA Radio Interview
On Tuesday, February 23, Carla Kress, Kids 'n Kinship Project Manager, Beverly, Mentor and Astrid, mentee were interviewed by KDWA about Kids 'n Kinship, the mentoring process and the benefits of mentoring.
March 27th 2015
Members from Kids ‘N Kinship are in our Rockstar Row! The organization matches youth with adult volunteers who serve as mentors. They spend one to four hours a week together doing things they both enjoy doing. Volunteers with Kids ‘N Kinship relationships with their kids often grow into life-long friendships!