Developing K.I.D.S.

Bringing Forth the Leaders of Tomorrow

Our Mission


The mission of Developing K.I.D.S. is to strengthen urban communities by guiding youth in their mental, physical and educational growth; helping to strengthen and empower young adults; and providing opportunities for all to become strong contributors to their community.


Latest Updates


BLAC Magazine picture

We were in BLAC Magazine!

Our President and Developing K.I.D.S. was featured in the June issue of BLAC Magazine.  See the link for the article below.. Kimberly Newberry, President & CEO of Developing K.I.D.S.  

Developing KIDS 2016 Summer Showcase

Our 2016 Family Reunion & Summer Showcase

THURSDAY, AUGUST 4TH  5-7:30pm Join us to celebrate our 10 years in the community.  The event will feature participants of the Summer Program! Enjoy a showcase of youth performances from their summer engagement We will display their work and they will show you all the wonderful things they’ve learned thus far Learn more about our […]

Our Family Reunion & !0th Anniversary Gala

Save the Date! Developing K.I.D.S. Celebrates 10 Years!

We celebrate our journey, having the honor of serving over a thousand youth and their families over the last decade.  Be our guest… Whether current or past, we invite ALL staff, volunteers, board members, donors and friends to our Family Reunion on August 4th.  Tickets will go on sale April 1st for our 10th Anniversary […]

newdk1

2015-2016 Free After School Program

Learn about Developing K.I.D.S.’ new program offerings for 2014.