K.I.D.S. makes a huge difference in the lives of millions of needy children all over the world.
We provide new clothes, new shoes, new toys, new baby items and new books to families.
This year, we celebrated our 27th Anniversary.
Our Charity Rankings
K.I.D.S. Receives Sixth Consecutive 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator
K.I.D.S. recently earned Charity Navigator’s 4-star rating for the sixth consecutive year. Only 3% of the charities rated by Charity Navigator have received this rating, and, as they state, “this indicates that K.I.D.S. outperforms most other charities in America. This exceptional designation differentiates K.I.D.S. from its peers.”
K.I.D.S. was ranked 6th in fundraising efficiency in Forbes magazine’s evaluation of “The 200 Largest U.S. Charities” (November 17, 2011).
K.I.D.S. ranked among the top 2% of all U.S. not-for-profits according to The Chronicle of Philanthropy's annual "Philanthropy 400" list for 2011.
K.I.D.S. is among a small number of charities in the U.S. that meets all 20 standards for charity accountability of the BBB Wise Giving Alliance, an affiliate of the Council of Better Business Bureaus, Inc.
K.I.D.S. complies with the comprehensive information and reporting guidelines of GuideStar to help our supporters learn more about the scope of our work and efficient use of their generous donations.
The Independent Charities of America award has been given to K.I.D.S., upon rigorous independent review, based on the highest standards of public accountability, program effectiveness, and cost effectiveness.
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Since 1985, K.I.D.S has provided almost 1 BILLION DOLLARS to help nearly 70 million children.
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Product donations are critical for K.I.D.S to provide children affected by severe economic hardship and natural disaster.Donate Inventory Form
K.I.D.S. builds strong partnerships that allow your donations to go farther. For every $1 donated, K.I.D.S. provides $10 of BRAND NEW product to kids and families in need.Donate Cash