Lots of companies offer a matching gift program to encourage philanthropy and volunteerism among their employees. By simply completing a matching gift form, you may be able to stretch, double, or even triple your gift. Any gift will help work on behalf of... read more

On Mar. 17th, join our Executive Director, Mike Heinisch, for coffee and conversation on issues ranging from youth development, opportunities for South King County and the future of Kent Youth and Family Services. The coffee is on us, but the engagement, ... read more

Ashley was referred to counseling through Cedar Heights Middle School. She was getting in trouble for her behavior toward other students. Ashley was obsessed with male students and hassle them to the point where teachers and administrators would need to ... read more

Being a new intern, I was intimidated to write a success story. “Who am I to know if this is a success story or not?” was my thought before submitting this story. However, recognizing a need to take me out of the equation I thought about my cl... read more

Reaching 8,000 South King County youth and families on an annual basis isn’t something we do by ourselves. It takes a community of supporters, donors, advocates, and, of course, volunteers. Every year, hundreds and hundreds of volunteers from all over K... read more

Susan was a 9-year old girl who came to KYFS struggling to process some news about her biological father. She had just discovered that her step-father was not her biological father and was having a hard time making sense of it. She found herself unable to... read more

  As with any of our life stories, this one is still in progress… Enrolled in our early learning program this school year, were two sisters. They are daughters of a single mom who has recently migrated from Mexico. Mom was pregnant with her fou... read more

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