Self Esteem and Mental Health Help to Our Youth

Kars4Kids’ small grant program helps us help more children through collaboration with other worthy organizations. When an organization applies to us for a small grant, we look into the work it does, and often, the applicant has identified a need we didn’t know about and is providing a response we respect—responding in a way that…

Getting to Know Us: Wendy Kirwan

Wendy Kirwan is a phenomenon at Kars4Kids for all she accomplishes and for how she does it, too. Ms. Kirwan manages two Kars4Kids work teams: SEO and Marketing,  and she also serves as the Kars4Kids public relations point person. Kirwan is incisive and diplomatic and is competent at juggling a multitude of tasks at once….

Kars4Kids Partnering with Advocates for Sick and Disabled Children

While Kars4Kids mainly funds the programs of Oorah, our small grant program gives us a way to lend support to many other worthy endeavors that focus on helping children. We recently wrote about the organizations we’ve partnered with to help foster children and their families. Today we’d like to tell you about three more remarkable…

Meet The Team: Rivky K.

Even though Rivky has only been working at Kars4Kids for three weeks, she is already an integral part of the Kars4Kids team. As a creative marketer, Rivky’s endless energy and constant generation of new and exciting ideas, keeps the marketing department new fresh with some great new projects already underway. We interviewed Rivky so we…

Another School Year Off to a Successful Start

With back to school season recently under way, Kars4Kids has been very busy preparing for what will be another successful school year for all our kids. While we were sad to say goodbye to all our campers at TheZone at the end of the summer, we were excited to give all the kids in our…

Flood Damaged Car Tips From Kars4Kids

Post Hurricane Harvey Flood Damaged Car Tips  Hurricane Harvey has left a tremendous amount of devastated cars in its wake. From flood damaged cars, to cars suffering from tree damage, or cars suffering any kind of damage at all. We’ve created this resource for those of you who are unfortunately dealing with a flood damaged car.  …

Kars4Kids Helps Foster Children

The proceeds from Kars4Kids car donations mainly go to fund Oorah programs, which include family outreach, education services, mentorships, and summer camp scholarships. But there is so much more we’d like to do to help children. Which is why we started a small grant program some years ago. Giving modest amounts of money to organizations…

Employee Appreciation Day At Kars4Kids

Everyone understands how important appreciation is. Whether its an employee, child, friend, or co-worker, letting others know how thankful we are for them goes a long way. You can make someone’s day with a simple smile and thank you for their work/friendship/etc. and no one understands this any better than Kars4Kids. While it wasn’t officially…

When a Donation Comes Full Circle

Not often does a donor get to see exactly where their donated vehicle goes, or how the proceeds from their vehicle help our kids. Yes, we share news and updates, but usually the donors don’t get the chance to meet the kids they help face to face. One lucky donor was able to do just…

Tips for Road Trips With Kids

With summer drawing to a close, there’s still a bit of time left for one last road trip with the kids. By now, however, you may be dreading going out on the road with the small fry again. They can get so antsy, always asking, “Are we there yet?” and pinching each other until they…

Visiting Day at TheZone

TheZone is Kars4Kids summer camp, which proudly boasts itself as “more than just a camp.” Located in upstate New York, its two sprawling campuses for boys and girls include all the amenities for the summer of a lifetime. The gorgeous mountain views, sparkling lake, zipline, bumper boats, horseback riding, petting zoo, and sports arenas all…