This #GivingTuesday, you can paint HOPE by Numbers. November 28 is “Giving Tuesday.” It is the country’s largest day of online giving (Last year, $168 million was donated on this date). We here at KYFS are proud to kick-off our 2017 Inspire Campaign... read more

On behalf of Kent Youth and Family Services Board of Directors President, David Huhs, KYFS staff and volunteers and most importantly the children, youth and families who turn to KYFS for assistance, “thank you” to each of you who supported KYFS throug... read more

Silent Reading Party After our May Silent Reading Party, the brave souls who attended our inaugural event said they were unsure how the event worked but curiosity got the best of them and they decided to attend. They suggested a step-by-step guide for tho... read more

Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support Kent Youth & Family Services. Just come into Kent Station Chipotle on Wednesday, May 10th from 5-9 P.M. Bring in the flyer (below), show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you... read more

This year at Kent Youth and Family Services, we are celebrating something special; our 45th anniversary. Since our founding and with the help of businesses, donors and community members, we’ve helped shape the social fabric of this community. We’ve... read more

The following was prepared by an After School staff member. Back in April 2014, the Valli Kee Community Center obtained a full size digital piano. This piano was, and still is, kept in the office and moved out during free time. Very aware of the community... read more

The following was submitted by an After School staff member. During homework time, there are a group of students who show up regularly to do their work. One of those students is Zahara. At the time, she was struggling with her multiplication and division ... read more

Last fall, Ibrahim received Service Award recognition for working 3 years at Kent Youth and Family Services. Below are a few thoughts that came to his mind after winning the award. My experience working for Kent Youth and Family Services has been amazing.... read more

The Opportunity: KYFS clients admitted into our Behavioral Health Programs are frequently very poor, lacking resources, and are facing many related issues with numerous demands placed on them. The children and youth in our care require as much attention a... read more

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