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Kids In Need Foundation – KSTP Eyewitness News 5 Morning Show

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Megan Newquist and Chris Egert interview KINF CEO Corey Gordon about its mission and back to school on Aug. 31, 2020.

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Kids In Need Foundation – KSTP’s Twin Cities Live

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Elizabeth Ries and Steve Patterson interview KINF CEO Corey Gordon on Twin Cities Live on Aug. 31, 2020.

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Kids In Need Foundation – CNN Impact Your World feature

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CHIPOTLE LEVERAGES NEW FUNDRAISING TECHNOLOGY TO SUPPORT UNDER-RESOURCED STUDENTS

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., August 31, 2020 — Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced it is leveraging its new fundraising technology to help support under-resourced students returning to school. Through its first-ever digital fundraising program, Chipotle will support students across the country by donating 33% of fundraiser event sales back to local educational organizations using…

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Kids In Need Foundation and Dollar General Literacy Foundation collaborate to support East Brainerd Elementary School in Chattanooga

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Chattanooga, Tenn. (August 12, 2020) – As the 2020-2021 academic year begins, teachers and students at East Brainerd Elementary School in Chattanooga are receiving additional support from Kids In Need Foundation (KINF), a national nonprofit dedicated to providing free school supplies to students most in need, through its Second Responder® program, and the Dollar General…

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Five Below to support students nationwide with in-store back-to-school campaign in partnership with Kids In Need Foundation

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Minneapolis, Minn. (August 6, 2020) – The Kids In Need Foundation (KINF), a national nonprofit dedicated to distributing free school supplies and the support needed for teachers to teach and learners to learn, is partnering with Five Below to provide backpacks to underserved students nationwide.  “Especially during times like these, we’re so thrilled to continue…

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Kids In Need Foundation and PNC Foundation team up with ServeMinnesota’s Reading Corps and the Science Museum of Minnesota to distribute Little Learners Family Kits

By Jed Anderson

Collaboration to provide 5,000 kits in four languages, featuring reading, math, and STEM curriculums, to pre-K students across Minneapolis-St. Paul area Minneapolis, Minn. (July 21, 2020) – The Kids In Need Foundation (KINF), a national nonprofit dedicated to providing free school supplies and the support needed for teachers to teach and learners to learn, is collaborating…

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Kids In Need Foundation and Blessings in a Backpack collaborate to distribute food, school supplies to under-resourced students

By Jed Anderson

Organizations will be supported by NFL Network commentator Ian Rapoport and his family; initiative to launch in Chicago, Fort Myers, and Louisville and serve over 8,000 students

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Kids In Need Foundation and Dollar General Literacy Foundation partner to provide school supplies in wake of Nashville tornadoes, school closures

By Jed Anderson

Efforts executed by KINF’s Second Responder® in collaboration with PENCIL program impact more than 8,000 students in Metro Schools

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Kids In Need Foundation teams up with BICⓇ and WWE Superstar Titus O’Neil for #PostForPencils Campaign

By Jed Anderson

Through April 26, 2020,* thanks to BIC’s generosity and support, for every post on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, and TikTok that includes #PostForPencils, 20 pencils will be provided to underserved students by @kidsinneed. Maximum donation is up to 1.5 million pencils.

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