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Kids In Need Foundation + Chipotle feature – WCMH NBC4 Columbus

By Lindsey Mitchell

WCMH NBC4 Columbus feature: Kids In Need Foundation + Chipotle distributed new Chromebooks and school supplies to 230 local high school students at The Graham School in Columbus, Ohio on Friday, Jan. 22. In the fall of 2020, Chipotle featured Kids in Need Foundation (KINF) as a Round Up for Real Change partner on its…

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Watch KINF’s Champions For Education event

By Lindsey Mitchell

Run of Show Highlights: COVID – Magnifying systemic issues within education Jeremy Anderson • President, Education Commission of the States The Achievement Gap Justice Alan Page • Former Minnesota Supreme Court Justice & NFL Hall of Fame Inductee Eric Gordon • CEO, Cleveland Metropolitan School District Shaquille O’Neal • NBA on TNT Host & NBA…

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Kids In Need Foundation hosts Champions For Education event on Wednesday, Jan. 27

By Lindsey Mitchell

Minneapolis, Minn. (Jan. 20, 2021) – Kids In Need Foundation (KINF), a national nonprofit that believes every child in America deserves equal access to a quality education, will host its inaugural Champions For Education event on Wednesday, Jan. 27 at 5:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. CT. The event is free and open to the public. More…

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

By Michaela Becker

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 Michaela Becker

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 Michaela Becker

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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The Kids In Need Foundation hosts Super Goal: Miami 2020 to provide backpacks and school supplies to 10,000 Miami-Dade County students

By Michaela Becker

Professional football players, Miami Beach High School students, local and national partners team up to fill 10,000 backpacks on Jan. 30

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The Kids In Need Foundation Partners with Joey Bearbower Art

By Michaela Becker

“Yes you can.”
“Try.”
“You got this.”

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“Giving for Goodness” with Tom’s of Maine

By Michaela Becker

Kids In Need Foundation partnered with Tom’s of Maine to give 10,000 backpacks of goodness across the country.

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The Kids In Need Foundation Names Corey Gordon as Chief Executive Officer

By Michaela Becker

Corey comes to KINF after a successful career that includes roles in both the for-profit and the not-for-profit sectors, most recently as the Chief Development and Stewardship Officer for the national office of the American Diabetes Association in Washington, D.C. Previous roles include C-Suite positions with Feed the Children, Masterworks and Strategic Fundraising, as well as leadership roles in start-up, equity-backed and financial services organizations.

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