Mission Statement

Kars4kids funds educational, developmental, and recreational programs for Jewish youth and their families. Our goal is to foster a generation of well-balanced, productive adults. Our means to accomplish this goal is to provide children and their families with a strong network of personal guidance and educational resources, individualized to their needs. Our wide array of services is designed to maximize each facet of a child's development - academic, social and cultural. Besides these specific programs, we serve as child safety, health and wellbeing advocates and promote education and mentorship through a variety of media, awareness campaigns and public service messages.

Kars4kids overall areas of activity consist of educational programming, school placement, tuition assistance, mentorship programs, cultural activities, weekend retreats, religious instruction, summer camps, recreation and guidance counseling.

Guiding Principles


Every child deserves a chance to succeed in life.


Education is key to success in life.


Family and community are essential to a child's healthy development.