How to get kids emotionally prepared for school

How to get kids emotionally prepared for school

Though the days are still long and warm, the start of September signals the time of year when students prepare for their return to school.  Beyond the hustle and bustle of shopping for new clothes and school supplies, most students will also be thinking about the...
Sharing My Love of Writing

Sharing My Love of Writing

By Brooke Lange As a lover of English and creative writing, I wanted to share that passion with other kids. Earlier this summer, I had the opportunity to create and lead a Creative Writing Workshop with fourth, fifth and sixth grade children at the Boys and Girls Club...
Hip Hop Hooray

Hip Hop Hooray

Our hip hop dancers were at it again! Ali, Maddie and Grace shared their love of hip hop with the middle school students at the Boys & Girls Club of Stamford. After creating advanced choreography for a new song, the girls guided the guests through every step and...
Celebrating Summer Birthdays at Inspirica!

Celebrating Summer Birthdays at Inspirica!

We had such a great time at Inspirica yesterday at our Summer Birthday Bash! Our awesome KHK youth volunteers created a festive party for all of the special kids at Inspirica who will be celebrating birthdays this summer. There were opportunities for meaningful...
Oh, what a Night!

Oh, what a Night!

On a rainy Tuesday afternoon, lead ambassador, Ava brought her A game and sunny disposition to our Girls Night Out project. We arrived at the Stamford YMCA and greeted 10 girls who were eagerly awaiting our arrival.  Youth DJ, Alex, was there to play great music and...
Auction to Benefit KHK

Auction to Benefit KHK

Thanks to lead ambassadors, Amelia and Tyler, Kids Helping Kids added a new feature to our annual Spring Celebration this year! After collecting numerous generous donations from the community, the ambassadors set up and organized an online auction that was live for...
Lights, Camera, Action 5/7/18

Lights, Camera, Action 5/7/18

Lead ambassador, Emma, shared her love of theater with a dozen middle school students at the Boys & Girls Club on Monday! Emma has been studying acting for several years and is part of an acting club at her school, Stamford High. After introducing herself to the...
Launching Libraries at Davenport Ridge School

Launching Libraries at Davenport Ridge School

On Friday, May 4th, KHK met with the 5th graders at Davenport Ridge School to talk about their love of reading and the possibility of starting a home library for everyone in the student body.  The kids were thrilled the idea and came up with some action items to make...