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Meet K is for Kids’ FGCU Communication Intern Evelyn Alcaraz
Meet K is for Kids’ FGCU Communication Intern Evelyn Alcaraz
Hello everyone, I am Evelyn Alcaraz. I am an FGCU Communication intern for K is for Kids this summer and I will be bringing you my favorite top news each week.

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GL Homes Donates $1,000 to K is for Kids’ Rising Readers Program
GL Homes Donates $1,000 to K is for Kids’ Rising Readers Program
GL Homes V.P. Tambra Wolfe presented Monica Makram, a student ambassador for K is for Kids, with a $1,000 donation for the foundation's Rising Readers program. Read more...
Awards Roll Out Recognizing Students’ Record-Breaking Year of Giving for Teen Organization
Awards Roll Out Recognizing Students’ Record-Breaking Year of Giving for Teen Organization
Awards rolled out recently for 17 students representing six of eight Collier County public high schools at a reception celebrating a record-breaking year of giving for K is for Kids. Read more...
K is for Kids’ 2nd Annual Y.E.S. Competition Won by Senior Duo from Barron Collier High School
K is for Kids’ 2nd Annual Y.E.S. Competition Won by Senior Duo from Barron Collier High School
Tyler Schult and Hadrien Roy, both recent graduates of Barron Collier High School, took first place in K is for Kids' Young Entrepreneur Scholarship Competition 2015. Read more...
Craig Bouchard, International Entrepreneur & Author, Receives Students’ Shining Star Award
Craig Bouchard, International Entrepreneur & Author, Receives Students’ Shining Star Award
K is for Kids' student leaders recently presented Craig Bouchard with their 6th Annual Shining Star Award at their Top Leaders Reception at the Naples Hilton on May 31st. Read more...
Naples High School Graduate Wins K is for Kids’ One of a Kind Teen Illustrator Contest
Naples High School Graduate Wins K is for Kids’ One of a Kind Teen Illustrator Contest
After weeks of competition, Darice Pollard, a recent graduate of Naples High School, was announced winner of the Teen Illustrator Contest for K is for Kids Foundation. Read more...
Two Student Leaders Make History with K is for Kids
Two Student Leaders Make History with K is for Kids
Hadrien Roy and Nedgie Paul made history recently by winning K is for Kids' first-ever scholarships & becoming the first "young execs" to serve internships accredited by CCPS.  Read more...
Scholarship Winners Named & Student Leaders Recognized at K is for Kids Reception
Scholarship Winners Named & Student Leaders Recognized at K is for Kids Reception
K is for Kids' teen leaders, spokespersons, interns and scholarship winners gathered with their families recently at the foundation's inaugural Top Leaders Reception. Read more...
Top Leaders Reception to Applaud Achievements of K is for Kids “Young Executives” & Scholarship Winners
Top Leaders Reception to Applaud Achievements of K is for Kids “Young Executives” & Scholarship Winners
K is for Kids' will be saluting its top teen leaders, student spokespersons, interns, and scholarship winners at a reception to be held May 31st at the Hilton Hotel. Read more...
Five Finalists Have Been Chosen in the Teen Illustrator Contest!
Five Finalists Have Been Chosen in the Teen Illustrator Contest!
The judges have voted and five finalists move on to the last round of judging!  "This wasn't easy," said literary agent and contest judge, Ronnie Herman, of the Herman Agency. Read more...
Inspiring Work of 20 Young Artists Made Judging Difficult for Teen Illustrator Contest
Inspiring Work of 20 Young Artists Made Judging Difficult for Teen Illustrator Contest
"The Teen Illustrator Contest reveals the wealth of young talent we have here in Collier County;" said Karen Clawson, "our three judges faced tough decisions." Read more...
Meet Judges & Author of Teen Illustrator Contest for “White Moon, Purple Sea and The Underwater Circus”
Meet Judges & Author of Teen Illustrator Contest for “White Moon, Purple Sea and The Underwater Circus”
A prestigious line-up of judges watched closely as student leaders voted which 20 artists advanced to the next round in the Teen Illustrator Contest. Now they must select five. Read more...
Twenty Teen Artists Advance as Semifinalists in K is for Kids Teen Illustrator Contest, Stage 2 Rules
Twenty Teen Artists Advance as Semifinalists in K is for Kids Teen Illustrator Contest, Stage 2 Rules
K is for Kids' students leaders have selected the 20 teen artists who will advance as semifinalists in the Teen Illustrator Contest, each of whom have the chance to win a $3,000 scholarship! Read more...
Students Compete for “Y.E.S. Comp” – K is for Kids Young Entrepreneur Scholarship Competition
Students Compete for “Y.E.S. Comp” – K is for Kids Young Entrepreneur Scholarship Competition
Hadrien Roy and Tyler Schult of Barron Collier High, Daylin Baez of Lorenzo Walker Technical High, and Diana Alas of Lely High are the three finalists in the Y.E.S. Competition! Read more...
K is for Kids® is a unique student driven volunteer-based nonprofit 501(c)3 organization building readers and leaders with kids at both ends of its mission. High school students nearing graduation serve as the foundation's "young executives" and learn business administration while utilizing entrepreneurial principles. Our programs, for the kids, by the kids, with the kids, promote youth leadership and develop students' skills outside of the classroom through literacy initiatives, including Rising Readers Book Awards that help educators encourage students to read more while recognizing their reading achievements and Operation:Outreach that offers a ladder for leaders program for teens with the motto "Climb higher. Help others." With focused efforts, K is for Kids helps cultivate the skills kids need to be creative thinkers, adventurous problem solvers and visionary leaders.  Reading and dreaming, learning and leading, creating and achieving: That's K is for Kids!
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