Kids! of the Month
Amazing Kids! is proud to highlight the Amazing Kids! of the Month!
Each month, we showcase kids who are accomplishing amazing things. We hope that by telling their special stories, we will inspire other kids to accomplish their own amazing achievements.
Amazing Kids! of the Month for August, 2005:
Kids With a Cause; Culver City, California
are proud to have celebrity youth members volunteer their time to
support our cause. It is through their charitable efforts that Kids With A Cause continues to help
those less fortunate.
have two hands. One is for helping ourselves and becoming
responsible. The other is for reaching out and helping others."
believe that everyone can help someone in some way. It's
important to do whatever we can, whenever we can."
Congratulations to our August 2005 Amazing
Kids! of the
Month honorees, the amazingly
dedicated celebrity kids and youth from the Entertainment and Recording
Industries who volunteer their time and talents for "Kids With a
Cause," an organization
dedicated to help kids in need!
Read their story below and who knows? Maybe you'll be inspired to join their Kids Club, or volunteer for them, and join them in their great cause--helping kids in need!
And don't forget, if you, or a young person (or persons!) you know, has an amazing project you are involved in, or a special skill, talent or ability you want to tell the world about, be sure to let Amazing Kids! know about it! Teachers are invited to nominate their entire classroom and the amazing projects they are working on too! Simply complete our new online nomination form for the Amazing Kid! of the Month award, or email us!
Kids With a Cause
Kids With a Cause Celebrity Members and Spokespersons
Kids With a Cause Kids Club
Kids With a Cause
Kids with a Cause Logo
Kids With A Cause, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization which emphasizes the value of youth helping youth, was founded in September 1999 by Linda Finnegan, its current Executive Director, to help disadvantaged children and youth. Amazing Ms. Finnegan's philosophy is to support the dynamic child within and nurture responsibility.
Members of Kids With a Cause include celebrity kids and youth from the film, television & the recording industries who understand the importance of "giving back" to their communities and children. These caring and dedicated young people make appearances and perform at charity events across the U.S. and in Canada to show their support for kids' causes, as well as participate in the organization's various programs.
The members of Kids With A Cause select the causes, events and programs in which they become involved. Some of their causes include:
The organization designs programs which help children in need interact with celebrity children and participate in activities which help make a difference in each other's lives. They create special activities in the following four areas:
goal of these programs is to improve the quality of life for
disadvantaged youth while at the same time, enhancing their self-esteem
Nations recently granted Kids with a Cause "NGO" (Non-Governmental
Organization) status. Kids with a Cause is now associated with
the Department of Public Information of the United Nations. The
group's first trip under their new status will be to India this Fall,
where they'll visit an orphanage affected by last year's tragic tsunami.
Back to Table of ContentsThe 2005 Kids With a Cause spokespersons include:
Below is a current list of all of the amazingly dedicated celebrity kids and young persons involved in Kids With a Cause, with links to more information about each:
Autumn "Your Big Break"
Alex Black "Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide"
Tony Black "Bubble Boy"
Bianca Collins "September Tigers"
Aria Curzon "The Treehouse Hostage"
Taylor Daubens (Commercial Actress)
Chioke Dmachi "CSI Miami"
Courtnee Draper "Tru Calling"
Haylie Duff "Napoleon Dynamite"
Hilary Duff "The Perfect Man"
Hannah Dworkin "The Partridge Family"
Jonathan Fairchild (Music Performer)
Lyndsy Fonseca "Boston Public"
Roland Garza (Music Performer)
Tra'Lynn Husbands "Teen Edge"
Joelle James "America's Most Talented Kid"
Ryan James "CSI"
Marc John Jefferies "Tracy Morgan Show"
Tori Kelly "Star Search"
Isaac Lipscomb "Miracles"
Tessa Ludwick "Movie Surfers"
Stephen Lunsford "Unfabulous"
Olivia Marsico "Hyperion Bay"
Jason Maves "Date My Mom"
Nicole Mosbacher "One Last Chance"
Logan O'Brien "General Hospital"
Jennifer Quirino "Malcolm in the Middle"
Jessie Seely "Ed McMahon's Next Big Star"
Holly Stell "Lazarus Child" / vocal performer
Lauren Storm "Flight 29 Down"
Lauren Summers "The Bernie Mac Show"
Madylin Sweeten "Everybody Loves Raymond"
Sawyer Sweeten "Everybody Loves Raymond"
Sullivan Sweeten "Everybody Loves Raymond"
Scout Taylor-Compton "Sleepover"
Sean Tracy "Belittled"
Shane Tracy commercial actor
Michael Welch "Joan of Arcadia"
Chris Winsor "Les Miserables" on Broadway
Find out about the upcoming events Kids With a Cause will be attending for the remainder of 2005 here: www.kidswithacause.com/usa-2005/events/events-index.html
The Kids With a Cause "Kids' Club" was created in order to:
The Kids Club was designed to support the work of the organization and Kids Club members have the opportunity to participate in programs and activities in their local communities as well as attend Kids With A Cause events, whenever possible. (Please note that Kids With A Cause does not provide transportation and/or lodging for event participation.)If you'd like to join the Kids With a Cause Kids' Club, visit their website at: www.kidswithacause.com/usa-2005/kidsclub/club-index.html, or email them at: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on how to get involved the Kids With a Cause effort, visit their website: www.kidswithacause.com
To all of you "Kids with a Cause" out there: Amazing Kids! salutes you!
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