HELP US REACH OUR GOAL OF $100,000
KIDS FIRST INITIATIVE
LIFTING UP OUR YOUTH
No Child Should Have To Go Hungry
The final touches are being added to the Kids First Initiative (KFI) Global Giving Telethon. The excitement is already starting; KFI will be raising funds and having fun at the same time. This year’s event will include music, food, children’s activities, door prizes, silent auction, a raffle, celebrity co-host, and a celebration of donors and volunteers who give of their time, talent and treasures. We invite you, to be part of the celebration of ten years of giving at Buckner’s A Desert Café 19 N. Saginaw St. Downtown Pontiac, MI 48342.
Your tax-deductible gift will help us to feed 2,100 families during the holidays in 4 countries and 30 cities and host 4 city wide job fairs in local communities. Because of your support, we will be able to continue our necktie workshops, college visits, and science, technology, engineering arts, math engagement that has had a lasting impact on the students we serve. Our overall efforts will touch more than 14,000 kids and families in 2016.
This event will be streaming live for 18 hours starting on Saturday, November 5, at 10:00 AM to Sunday, November 6, 4:00 AM. With your help we know this will be our best fundraising event ever. Thank you for your support!
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“If there be any truer
measure of a man than by
what he does, it must be by
what he gives”
KIDS FIRST INITIATIVE GLOBAL GIVING TELETHON
Kids First Initiative Jobs For The Holiday!
Get that seasonal job, extra cash for the holidays,
or connect with that career you always wanted.
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 4 pm – 7 pm at Buckner’s A Desert Cafe
19 N Saginaw St Downtown Pontiac, MI 48321
College and Career Readiness!
Kids First Initiative college visit Marco Hill (Pontiac High) and Jajuan Fair (Oak Park High) signed up for college today at Washtenaw Community College.
Rod Perry, General Manager, Audi Business Operations, AFS, and Franciso Peralta, Audi Financial Services Sales Operations Programs Specialist, AFS, recently participated in the Kids First Initiative (KFI) Necktie Workshop in Adelphi, Maryland.
HAITI ON THE RISE
Kids First Initiative visited Lycee National de Petion Ville School to deliver some supplies and engage/empower the students with STEAM activities.
Engaging young people in Sherman Park Milwaukee, WI
LONG TERM SUPPORT FOR FLINT
First Generation College Scholarship
Supporting the kids at Atherton East Townhouses
- On Programs 80%
- On Overhead 20%
We Have Worked With Thousands of Young People Over The Years Where Are They Now
We first met Nhia Yang while he was playing football for Lincoln Middle School in Pontiac, MI in 2007. Today Nhia is a outstanding young man, getting ready to start a career in the National Guard and and become an Engineer.
Sky’s the limit!
The Barksdale family goes through some pre-flight checks
as they get ready for the free flights for kids, from the Tuskegee Airman Program.
Our young people cant be what they cant see, Kids First Initiative making the connection.
Its A Global Economy!
Students getting a tour of the University of Windsor Business School
as part of the Kids First Initiative Career Pathways.
Reserve Police Officer and President of Kids First Initiative, Richard Bell, using science to help build relationships between the community and law enforcement at the Detroit Police Department 2016 National Night Out.