Last night, a small group of donors, supporters, and community members gathered at Sweet Themes Bakery in downtown Kent. Everyone came with a book in tow, ready to read quietly, and give this idea of a Silent Reading Party a try. At 6 PM, the music stoppe... read more

Yesterday, was a good day at KYFS. Between the Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG day of giving and our Chipotle Restaurant Night Fundraiser, we raised nearly $3,500. If we quantify the impact of those dollars, it means to 269 kids in South King County no... read more

The Seattle Foundation’s GiveBIG is the largest annual day of giving in King County. On May 10, Be There. Every single day of the year, youth and families of all ages work up the courage to walk through the door of Kent Youth and Family Services. They ... 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 (found above), show it on your smartphone or tell the cashi... read more

Gifts of $5, $10, $15 or $20 may seem small. They may seem like they can’t accomplish much. But take a look at the images above. When small gifts from many donors are pulled together, a great deal can be done. That’s what we like to call colle... read more

Sabela was three years old and didn’t speak English when she entered the Kent Valley Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program in the fall of 2015. Her home language is Tigrinya. At first, she didn’t observe what the other children did... read more

Board members, interns, AmeriCorps Vistas, church/community groups, and concerned citizens, for far too long, volunteers have been the unspoken heroes of the work we do here at KYFS. Not anymore! We want to invite you all to join us for an evening of awar... read more

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