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


You can help us take 45 youth on college trips this Fall!

For the last four years, we’ve had a 100% high school graduation rate for our participants that were high school seniors.  We also continue to support and guide them through their transition into adulthood.  We hope that you will support this effort by donating today.  You can click HERE to make your 100% tax-deductible donation!


2015-2016 Free After School Program

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


Developing K.I.D.S. Has a New Home

Tour Developing K.I.D.S.’ new facility, meet the staff and youth leaders, and learn more about the work we do!


Grief, Loss & Trauma Sessions (Youth and Adults)

Light dinner, discussion, & stress relieving activities; hosted by Developing K.I.D.S. on the fourth Monday of every month between 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.