Kids’ Chance of America is Proud to be the Official Charity at the 2017 National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference & Expo

2017-12-13T10:12:20+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Chronicle, News|

Kids’ Chance of America could not be more excited to be an integral part of this conference. Our goal of assisting students affected by a parent’s workplace injury or fatality has always been supported by the NWCDC, and for that we are thankful. The NWCDC has been the leading industry conference for workers’ compensation and [...]

From Annual Meeting to Annual Symposium

2017-06-07T13:06:22+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Chronicle, News|

May was a busy month!  Not only did we celebrate our 10th anniversary at the Kids’ Chance of America Annual meeting in Alexandria, Virginia, we also participated in the Annual Issues Symposium (AIS) of The National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) on May 17–19, in Orlando, Florida. NCCI’s mission is to foster a healthy workers [...]

Kids’ Chance Honors Bob Clyatt with Distinguished Service Award

2017-05-16T15:00:41+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Chronicle, News, Uncategorized|

The Kids’ Chance of America Distinguished Service Award will be presented annually to a member of the national Kids’ Chance community who has gone above and beyond in the service of our most important legacy: our kids. The Distinguished Service Award will be presented to an individual or organization that Embodies the passion for helping [...]

Kids’ Chance is All About Scholarships

2017-04-13T01:40:55+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Chronicle, News|

Kids' Chance of America will celebrate 10 years of success at the 2017 Annual Meeting scheduled for May 5 and 6 in Alexandria, Virginia. We'll be joined by guest speaker Varo Duffins, Director of Financial Aid at Swarthmore College. When Varo is not assisting students and their parents in affording a private college education, he [...]

Jim Laychak of the Pentagon Memorial Fund to Give Keynote at Annual Meeting

2017-03-18T15:36:14+00:00 March 18th, 2017|Chronicle, News|

After losing his younger brother in the terrorist attack on the Pentagon, Jim Laychak became actively involved in creating a memorial to honor the 184 men, women and children killed at the Pentagon on September 11, 2001. Mr. Laychak helped establish the Pentagon Memorial Fund (PMF) to design, build and maintain the Pentagon Memorial. We [...]

Kids’ Chance Chronicle: February 2017

2017-02-21T15:32:11+00:00 February 9th, 2017|Chronicle, State Events|

Awareness Week 2016 Report Available!  Our Second Awareness Week was a Success We are pleased to share the results of our 2016 Kids’ Chance Awareness Week. With this being only our second year for this initiative, Awareness Week was another tremendous success! With an objective to receive as many proclamations in states as possible, we [...]

Kids’ Chance Chronicle: January 2016

2017-02-21T15:42:14+00:00 January 10th, 2017|Chronicle, State Events|

Register for the 2017 Annual Meeting  May 5 – May 6, 2017 New: The Alexandrian | 480 King Street | Alexandria, VA 22314 Each year, Kids’ Chance of America holds a 2-day national conference where representatives from current and prospective Kids’ Chance state organizations gather to network, share ideas and learn more about the latest innovations and best practices for non-profits.… Continue Reading

Kids’ Chance Chronicle: December 2016

2017-02-22T10:23:03+00:00 December 12th, 2016|Chronicle, State Events|

Save the Date for the 2017 Annual Meeting  May 5 - May 6, 2017 Hotel Monaco | 480 King Street | Alexandria, VA 22314 Join us in Alexandria, Virginia where we will gather for two days jam-packed with activities, breakout sessions and speakers. We will also hold committee meetings and a Council of State Organizations meeting. [...]

Kids’ Chance Chronicle: November 2016

2017-03-09T10:37:56+00:00 November 8th, 2016|Chronicle, State Events|

Awareness Week is Here! The time has come! Awareness Week 2016 will be here on Monday, and we will all dedicate time this week to spread the word about the Kids’ Chance mission and the great things happening at every state organization. Our first Awareness Week was a smashing success and we know that this [...]

Kids’ Chance Chronicle: October 2016

2017-03-09T12:59:09+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Chronicle, State Events|

The Faces of Kids’ Chance - Savannah S. and KCPA Kids “My name is Savannah, and I just finished my sophomore year at the University of Pittsburgh in Johnstown. Back in 2011, my dad was working as a service technician in Florida. He was actually in a freak accident and he didn’t make it. That’s been [...]

Kids’ Chance Chronicle: September 2016

2017-03-09T11:49:02+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Chronicle, State Events|

2016 Annual Report Highlights Kids’ Chance Growth What an exciting time for Kids’ Chance of America! We have achieved so much together over the past several years. Our ever-growing number of talented volunteers, partners, board members – and of course our “Kids”- are a community dedicated to helping students affected by a workplace injury pursue [...]

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