Calling all volunteers! If you want to significantly impact the life of a child, then become a Homework Buddy. There are so many first through fifth graders in the Colleyville/Grapevine Independent School District system who need help with their homework with emphasis on reading and comprehension skills. You don’t need to have any special … Continue reading Homework Buddies
Welcome to the 2018 Summer Reading Program at The Outreach Center and at GRACE. This program will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:00 – 1:00 pm. The program and kids are in need of more volunteers! For information on dates and to sign up, click here.
With this year’s North Texas Giving Day set for September 20th, NTX area nonprofits are already gearing up for another exhilarating day of giving. The event helps build awareness and support for nonprofits like nothing else. In 2017, $39 million was raised through more than 137,000 gifts benefiting 2,723 local nonprofit, bringing the nine year total to $195 … Continue reading North Texas Gears Up For Annual Giving Day
Register to Run Help us impact more children by attending our event! • Saturday, September 8, 2018 • Fun Run @ 8:00 AM • 5K @ 8:30 AM • Race Expo @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM • Bicentennial Park in Southlake, TX • Kids Fun Zone Run, walk, or Lend a Hand with us and … Continue reading Run for the Kids!
Help us impact more children in the DFW area by sponsoring or attending our event! • Saturday, September 8, 2018 • Fun Run @ 8:00 AM • 5K @ 8:30 AM • Race Expo @ 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM • Bicentennial Park in Southlake, TX • Kids Fun Zone Run, walk, or Lend a Hand with … Continue reading 5K & FAMILY FUN RUN SPONSORSHIP
Kids Matter has developed a Coffee Barista Program integrated with local high schools in the Dallas/Fort Worth community. The program focuses on mentally and developmentally challenged high school students and aims to teach skill-sets that they can use to find work after education. Our pilot Coffee Barista Program launched in 2017 at Colleyville Heritage High School and … Continue reading Work Transition Program
Congratulations to the 1st place winner of the Lone Star Youth Artist Award, Kortland Judd. Her charcoal work is titled “Right Eye” and is stunning!! Kortland is in 12th grade at Grapevine Faith School. We sponsor this award every year and are always floored by the talent right here in our community. For more information … Continue reading Congratulations to this year’s Lone Star Artist Award!
Thank you to Lisa Efthymiou – Realtor for organizing this successful book drive in honor of children served by Kids Matter International! Over 200 books were donated by generous supporters and we cannot wait to distribute to the children in our Ramp Up Reading literacy program!
Enjoy sips, appetizers, and jewels! 20% of your purchase will benefit Kids Matter International. Unable to attend? You can still contribute! Place a phone order the day of the event (May 6th) and Kendra Scott will ship your order to you at no additional cost. Store phone number: 817.442.3859.
We are thrilled to announce a new way of communicating with you. Receive updates on events & programs, or keep in touch with us, via TEXT! Our new texting number is 817.442.2112. If you call this number, you will be rerouted to our office. ~ Text KIDS to 817.442.2112 to join ~ … Continue reading Text with Us!