Welcome to Kids' Chance of Pennsylvania
At Kids' Chance of Pennsylvania, we're dedicated to helping our kids who need it most - those who need assistance for college or vocational education because a parent was killed or injured in a work-related accident. Please help us fulfill our mission by donating to our organization or becoming a partner today! To see what difference you can make, read what past scholarship recipients had to say about Kids' Chance.
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Kids' Chance Awareness WeekKids' Chance Awareness Week is November 2-6, 2015! Remember to show your support for Kids' Chance. More information can be found on the national site.
Kids' Chance Cares is All About our Students!
50 Boxes for 50 Students
With over 50 recipients almost every year, the organization wanted to provide personal outreach and support to each of these students in addition to providing scholarship assistance. Kids' Chance is committed to doing everything possible to help these scholarship students succeed in reaching their educational goals.
2015 Kids' Chance Walk/Runs Raise Over $30,000
Kids' Chance of PA held their annual 5/10K Walk/Run events earlier this month in Harrisburg and Pittsburgh. These two events combined were attended by over 230 people, which included individuals, families and corporate teams and raised over $30,000.
Eastern Alliance Raises Almost $9,000 for Kids' Chance
50 Boxes for 50 Students
The Kids' Chance Committee at Eastern Alliance, founding sponsor of the Walk/Runs and Scholar Sponsor, is very excited to report that they raised almost $9,000 this year! Thank you for your support.
Central PA iDay Scholarship
Each year Central PA iDay presents a scholarship. For 2013, our Scholarship Award went to Kids' Chance. Doug Tierney, a member of the board, received the check. Central PA iDay is a current sophomore partner for KCPA.
Kids’ Chance of Pennsylvania Surpasses $1,000,000 in Scholarship Awards for Children of Pennsylvania Workers
Unique Scholarship Program Targets Students in Need Due to Parents’ Catastrophic Work-Related Circumstances
Pottstown, Pa. (November 1, 2012) – Kids’ Chance of Pennsylvania, Inc. recently announced that with the scholarships it awarded to students for the 2012-2013 academic year, it has surpassed the $1 million mark in total support since its inception in 1997. Kids’ Chance of PA, (www.kidschanceofpa.org), is a non-profit organization which provides scholarship grants for college and vocational education to children of Pennsylvania workers who have been killed or seriously injured in a work-related accident.
This milestone was met after 48 scholarships totaling $145,000 were awarded to students for the 2012-2013 academic year.