KIDS FIRST INITIATIVE

RISE UP AGAINST HUNGER 

TELETHON

No Child Should Have To Go Hungry

 

The final touches are being added to the Kids First Initiative (KFI) Global Giving Telethon, and 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 provide meals for kids in four countries and 30 cities. 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”

Robert South

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KIDS FIRST INITIATIVE GLOBAL GIVING TELETHON

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Kids First Initiative Celebrating 10 years!

Operation Global Giving-Holiday Meals.

 

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THE KIDS FIRST INITIATIVE

A non-profit organization emphasizing the importance of professional behavior and career opportunities We specialize in helping at-risk students become productive citizens by providing them with the vital  resources needed for each step of the academic life cycle. Kids First Initiative is an officially recognized 501(c)(3) organization
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COLLEGE VISIT TO THE UNIVERSITY OF WINDSOR

It’s not good enough for our young people just to be apart of the global economy we want them to have the tools to be the driving force behind it.

 

 

 

Kids First Initiative and Kohl’s Cares STEAM Engagement In Johns Island, SC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Necktie Workshop

YOU WILL NEVER GET A SECOND CHANCE TO MAKE A FIRST IMPRESSION.

 

 

 

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.

 

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Future Stars Mentoring Program

No matter where young people find themselves in the world, they all have one thing in common…they are kids. All kids need and want three basic things: they need to know that someone cares for them, structure, and discipline.

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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.

 

Movie Night and then a stop at the Dollar Store, “Sometimes it’s the little things that mean the most”

 

NAACP IMAGE AWARD

Kids First Initiative receives an Image Award from the Northern Oakland County Branch of the NAACP

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Because of the unique structure of Kids First Initiative the majority of the funds raised go directly towards are programs.
We make a living by what we get,
but we make a life by what we give.
~Winston Churchill
  • On Programs 80%
  • On Overhead 20%

PROGRAMS


Career Pathways

Here at Kids First, we don’t want the kids to just think about A career, we want them to get tangible skills to compete in a global economy.

Future Stars Mentoring

One encounter with the right mentor can change a child’s life forever. It’s our belief that children have something special to offer, sometimes they just need someone to believe in them.

Young Entrepreneur Club

Students will be given a Micro loan to start their own business as part of the Kids First Initiative young Entrepreneur Club. Student will be given help with marketing, adverting, sales and sitting up a bank account for their business.

NeckTie Workshop

Our organization is dedicated to preparing and grooming young men for success. We believe one of the keys to a bright and successful future is presentation.

Holiday Meals

Each year The Kids First Initiative works to feed the needy families in the community and abroad.

Donate

As a non-profit organization, we need your support to make this ambitious initiative successful.

We Have Worked With Thousands of Young People Over The Years Where Are They Now

Yang

 

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.

SPONSORS

The Kids First Initiative are looking forward to hearing from you

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100,000 Young Men Necktie Challenge

Our goal is to empower the young people with the knowledge

of knowing how to tie a Necktie and all the confidence that comes with wearing one.

KICK-OFF DATE MAY 13, 2016

Putting Young People To Work 

Lowe’s, TJ Maxx, Best Buy, AMC Theatres and Speedway 

interviewed hundreds of students for job opening at the Kids First Career Expo.

Police Are Our Partners

Oak Park Finest, changing the way that citizens and law enforcement interact.

Engaging the young people to build a better community!

Water Crises Flint Michigan

There are no greater treasures than the highest human qualities such as compassion, courage and hope. Not even tragic accident or disaster can destroy such treasures of the heart.
We are looking into ways we can support the people long term, because the effects of the water in Flint might be generational.  Vice-President Dr. Shelia Grant

KIDS FIRST INITIATIVE