Category Archives: Success Stories

Thank you KidCents for Making it a Little Bit Sunnier – Adam Salazar

With the incredible support of Rite Aid and the KidCents program, the Children’s Cancer Association (CCA) is able to deliver a little more light to an already bright and wonderful young lady through our MyMusicRx program. Sol is the perfect name for this two-year-old ray of sunshine. Sol loves petting farm animals, pretending to be … Continue reading Thank you KidCents for Making it a Little Bit Sunnier – Adam Salazar

Richstone Family Center Playground Build – Jenny Fukunaga

With the help of nearly 200 volunteers on-site, the Richstone Family Center partnered with KaBOOM! and JetBlue on November 1st to build a brand-new playground in just six hours. Based on drawings from Richstone kids, the new space is designed specifically with the community in mind and will allow for more than 800 kids to … Continue reading Richstone Family Center Playground Build – Jenny Fukunaga

KidCents helps homeless young people fulfill their potential! – Yvette Sumner

Each night in Seattle, more than 1,000 young people find themselves homeless without a safe place to go. The streets are a dangerous and frightening place to spend the night, particularly for a young person. The Rite Aid Foundation’s KidCents program has helped YouthCare provide support to engage young people without a safe place to … Continue reading KidCents helps homeless young people fulfill their potential! – Yvette Sumner

Expanding our reach, thanks to KidCents! – Sharese Chapman

Thanks to the support of The Rite Aid Foundation’s KidCents program, The FIND Design as expanded our reach into five schools within the Metro Nashville Public School system! Two high schools and three middle schools! With the support of organizations such as KidCents, TFD is able to build the minds and spirits of our youth … Continue reading Expanding our reach, thanks to KidCents! – Sharese Chapman

Thank you Rite Aid Foundation-KidCents for helping us F.L.Y. (Forever Love Yourself) – Kara James-Johnson

The F.I.N.D. Design in partnership with Metro Nashville Public Schools and Juvenile Court and its F.L.Y. (Forever Loving Yourself) Girl Program would like to send the Rite Aid Foundation’s KidCents program a huge thank you for its willingness to invest in our young people, specifically our at-risk young ladies. Because of community contributions such as … Continue reading Thank you Rite Aid Foundation-KidCents for helping us F.L.Y. (Forever Love Yourself) – Kara James-Johnson

Making Dreams Come True for HIV/AIDS Impacted Youth – Patty Hillkirk

Camp Dreamcatcher welcomed 132 HIV/AIDS impacted youth to our therapeutic camp session held August 20-26, 2017. The grant from The Rite Aid Foundation’s KidCents program sent 10 KIDS TO CAMP! Over 230 counselors, medical personnel, professionals and community members volunteered during the week. We provided 110 therapeutic, 40 educational and 145 recreational programs during the … Continue reading Making Dreams Come True for HIV/AIDS Impacted Youth – Patty Hillkirk