Kids First Initiative 8th Annual Holiday Dinners Extravaganza
Two countries, thirteen states, twenty cities and a whole lot of joy. We will be delivering food baskets to kids and their families who are in need. Be sure and join us at Buckner’s A desert Cafe 19 N Saginaw St Pontiac, MI 48342 on Saturday, November 7, 2015 8am, for our Telethon/Silent Auction. This live, star-studded 20-hour fundraising event will bring people from all walks of life to help support this wonderful cause. To find out how your organization can be apart of this celebration of giving please contact us: (248) 238-8234 or email@example.com JUMBO CHECK PRESENTER Your organization’s investment: minimum of $500, we need your help make your DONATION TODAY. Super Raffle, tickets $10 first place prize trip for (2) to Las Vegas includes flight and hotel. Make your Donation Go Twice as Far: Did you know that many companies match donations made by their employees to our organization? All donations are tax-deductible!
CHANGING THE WAY POLICE INTERACT WITH THE COMMUNITY AND THE WAY THE CITIZENS LOOK AT LAW ENFORCEMENT
We want to thank our partners from Michigan Department of Corrections, U.S. Border Patrol, Hamtramck Police, Sylvan Lake Police Department, F.B.I., Ferndale Police, Troy Police Department, Indiana State Police, Ohio State Highway Patrol, DNR, Oakland County Sheriffs Office, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Drug Enforcement Administration, Michigan State Police Special Operations Division, and Southfield Police, for taking part in our Law Enforcement Showcase.
INVESTING IN HAITI
Kids First Initiative visited Lycee National de Petion Ville School to deliver some supplies and engage the students with STEAM activities. Moving forward we would like to establish a Micro Lending Program to help empower the wonderful people of Haiti.
CODING FOR KIDS
Kids First Initiative would like to CONGRATULATE our first group of 3rd graders from WHRC Elementary School in Pontiac, MI who received their certificates and graduated from Coding for Kids. These young people now have the basic skills to write the code to design a video game. Thank you Mrs. Fitzpatrick, Parents and Hewlett Packard.
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Student of The Month
Congratulations to this young Haitian student Student of The Month for July/August. This young man spoke very little english an yet he was able to engineer this structure and he went out of his way to make us feel welcome on our first trip to Haiti . Please join all of us in congratulating our first International Student of The Month! We want to praise, acknowledge, and promote students from all over the world who succeed in academics, athletics or who are making a positive impact in their community. Students from 1-12 grade qualify for this program, along with the international recognition each student will receive an award certificate and gift bag. We need your help, in 200 words or less tell us why your student should be student of the month.
Empowered From The Past
Kids First field trip to the John Freeman Walls Historic Site and Underground Railroad Museum in Windsor, Ontario Canada. Its important that young people never forget their history.
Cold Weather Warm Gear Initiative
As part of our Cold Weather Warm Gear Initiative, for the past two years we have been able to provide hundreds of elementary students with hats and gloves because of the generosity of Meijer.