KEEN St. Louis is an affiliate of a national non-profit organization providing one-to-one recreational opportunities for children with developmental and physical disabilities at no cost to their families and caregivers. KEEN's mission is to foster the self-esteem, confidence, skills and talents of the very special Kids in its program through non-competitive activities, allowing young people facing even the most significant challenges to meet their individual goals. KEEN St. Louis is a 501(c)(3) non-profit (EIN 03-0570681).
WE ARE OFF TO THE (mouse) RACES -- Join us SAT., AUG.16 at SLUH, for another fun-filled event to benefit KEEN St. Louis, hosted by KEEN friends, Robert Heideman and Scott Shafman and produced by Jason Jacobs. Doors open at 6 with first race at 7. Cost is just $160 per table of 8 ($20/person). Race sponsors also available for just $150. Register and pay on-line at: http://tinyurl.com/MouseRace2014.
This is the thrird year that Heiderman, senior mortgage advisor for the Heideman Group, and Shafman, mortage banker with the Shafman group, have come together to raise funds for KEEN St. Louis. Last year's event rasied $15,000 for KEEN St. Louis. All proceeds are used to help sustain and grow KEEN St. Louis' mission and get even more very specilal kids "off the sidelines and into the game."
GREAT NEWS! YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO KEEN ST. LOUIS TO BE DOUBLED!
Through the generosity of KEEN friend, Harriet Singer, NEW donors* to KEEN St. Louis will have their donations matched. Your $5 donation becomes $10, $10 becomes $20, and so on! Donate today, and become a fundraiser for us by inviting your friends to do the same. The Foundation will match up to $3,500. Please share this information with your family and friends and and let's turn $3,500 into $7,000!
*Note: A new donor is defined as someone who has not given to KEEN St. Louis within the past 24 months. The intent of the program is to create awareness and get new supporters for KEEN St. Louis' important mission.
GOOD DEED AND GOOD DEAL - KEEN ST. LOUIS Seeking Corporate Partners to Help Give the Gift of Play to Some Very Special Local Kids
Studies show that 85-90% of Americans had a more positive image of a product or company when it supports a cause they care about. Additionally, 79% of Americans said they would likely switch from one brand to another if the other brand is associated with a good cause. If you own, run or manage a business in the St. Louis metropolitan area and are interested in learning more about KEEN's 2014 Partnership opportunities including sponsorship at special events, a percent of sales program, 3rd party fund raising events, etc., please contact Dave Welborn, Executive Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org. KEEN St. Louis touches the lives of so many very special kids with developmental and physical disabilities and relies on the help of the community to grow and expand to include even more Kids in 2014 and beyond.
Become a KEEN volunteer "coach!" Volunteering for KEEN is fun and provides the opportunity for one-to-one work with some terrific kids and young adults with developmental and physical disabilities....
CAN'T VOLUNTEER BUT WOULD STILL LIKE TO HELP?
Donations are always needed so that KEEN can continue to provide its services free of charge. To make a secure donation, please click below:
IN THEIR OWN WORDS