Removing Barriers in Eastern Kentucky

Our volunteer coordinator Sandy writes to say how much our Hope In Action Fund is helping kids and families

As we continue to provide support to our affiliated projects around the world amidst COVID-19, we are hearing from our volunteer coordinators about how valuable our support is at this time. Today we hear from Sandy at Bevins Elementary School in Kentucky about how donations from our donors are helping children in her community. Removing barriers is what Children Incorporated does best. “Dear Children Incorporated, The mission of the Family Resources and Youth Services Center […]

Reflecting on High School at Graduation

One of our graduates thanks his sponsor for years of support

As you know, Covid-19 has disrupted family events worldwide, from births and weddings, and sadly to funerals. School closures in March have also disrupted graduations — all the special activities for the Class of 2020. The high school students on our program were looking forward to attending senior prom, having their friends sign their yearbooks, saying goodbye to their teachers, and finally to walking across a stage in an auditorium packed with family and getting […]

Filling a Gap in Guatemala

Our response to the COVID-19 crisis in Guatemala is helping families that haven’t received government assistance

When first publishing this story a few weeks ago, Guatemala had the lowest number of cases of COVID-19 of all Central American countries, yet there are still many challenges that families are facing. Today we hear from our Director of International Programs, Luis Bourdet, about the current situation in Guatemala. Today we hear from our Director of International Programs, Luis Bourdet, about the current situation in Guatemala and how Children Incorporated is responding. COVID-19 impact […]

Providing Relief in Kenya

Donations to our COVID-19 Response Fund are helping children in Africa

We are incredibly grateful to our sponsors and donors who have supported our COVID-19 relief efforts over the last few months. Recently, we heard from our volunteer coordinator, James, at our affiliated project, the Dandora Community Centre in Nairobi, Kenya, as to how donations are helping children in our program and their families: Recently, we heard from our volunteer coordinator, James, at our affiliated project, the Dandora Community Centre in Nairobi, Kenya, as to how […]

A Mission to Provide Food for Babies — and Kids

Our partner, Organic Baby Food Shop, believes that all children deserve access to safe and healthy food

Since 2018, we have partnered with Organic Baby Food Shop to bring awareness to our U.S. Feeding Program which provides for children in need who otherwise don’t have access to nutritious food items. Today, we hear from Organic Baby Food Shop about their work and dedication to helping babies and kids by supporting Children Incorporated. Today, we hear from Organic Baby Food Shop about their work and dedication to helping babies and kids by supporting […]

The Challenges of Home Life

Wolfe County Middle and High School students face difficult circumstances in their households

Nestled in the picturesque Appalachian Mountains and steeped in a rich cultural heritage lies Wolfe County, Kentucky. As is the case for many areas of Appalachia, Wolfe County’s natural beauty belies the abject poverty in which many of its residents live. Wolfe County carries the unfortunate distinction of being one of Kentucky’s most impoverished regions. As is the case for many areas of Appalachia, Wolfe County’s natural beauty belies the abject poverty in which many […]