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Press Releases

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Kids In Need Foundation’s SupplyATeacher.org selected as a State Farm Neighborhood Assist® Top 200 Finalist

By Lindsey Mitchell

Minneapolis, Minn. (Sept. 25, 2020) – Kids In Need Foundation’s SupplyATeacher.org is one of 200 finalists for the State Farm Neighborhood Assist® grant. Forty winners will receive a $25,000 grant from State Farm® to help improve their community. Starting today, U.S. residents who are 18 and older with a valid email address can vote for…

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RB, THE MAKERS OF LYSOL, AND THE CDC FOUNDATION PARTNER TO HELP SCHOOLS RE-OPEN SAFELY

By Lindsey Mitchell

PARSIPPANY, N.J., September 24, 2020–RB today announced that it is partnering with the CDC Foundation to support the reopening of schools in an extension of its HERE for Healthy Schools initiative.   Working with the CDC Foundation, Lysol is creating and distributing a physical “Welcome Back Pack” to 14,000 select Title I* elementary schools across…

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

By Lindsey Mitchell

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

By Lindsey Mitchell

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 Joy Bennett

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 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 Provides School Supplies for Tornado Victims in partnership with Dollar General Literacy Foundation

By Michaela Becker

The donation, part of KINF’s Second Responder® program, is part of an ongoing effort to support this Texas community following the damage caused by violent storms.

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