Monthly Archives: February 2017

Kenan Pala Honored in 2017 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps congratulates Meghana Reddy, 18, of La Mesa (center) and Kenan Pala, 13, of San Diego (right) on being named California's top two youth volunteers for 2017 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. Meghana and Kenan were honored at a ceremony on Sunday, May 7 at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History, where they each received a $1,000 award. (PRNewsfoto/Prudential Insurance)

It is with great pride to have received news that our Kids4Community founder Kenan Pala was cited as one of the 10 national honorees in the 2017 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. The awardees were chosen for their positive impact in their respective communities. Kenan’s initiative through Kids4Community led him to achieve this honorable distinction. …

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Messages of Love for Hurricane Irma Victims | September 17th

On September 17, 2017, around 100 volunteers gathered at Kids4Community’s facility to create care packages that included items such as hygiene, toys, cards, books, etc. and a custom shirt that has an inspiring “message of love” for whoever the wearer is. The event went from 2:00-4:30. During this time, around 1000 care packages were assembled, …

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From San Diego to Florida – Messages of Love | Come to Help Prepare Care Packages for Hurricane Irma Victims

Please Help Assemble Care Packages for kids affected by Hurricane Irma – where more than 70,000 people have moved into 385 shelters across Florida. Join Kids4Community as we this time are putting together care packages and “Messages of Love” for kids in need. During our assembly event, every volunteer will also be given white shirts …

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Hurricane Harvey Hygiene Kit Assembly September 1st

On September 1st, 2017, Kids4Community hosted a hygiene kit assembly that gathered over 100 volunteers who gave their time to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey. The event lasted 2 hours. During this time, volunteers assembled almost 2000 hygiene kits and wrote over 200 letters for people who were affected by Hurricane Harvey. Kids4Community also …

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