Latest K.I.D.S. Stories

2011-02-04 07:15:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2010, Vemma donated over 60,000 bottles of Vemma NEXT®, with a retail value in excess of $1.2 million, to Kids in Distressed Situations (K.I.D.S.). Vemma NEXT, a liquid children's nutritional supplement, helps provide the vitamins and minerals growing children need. Says K.I.D.S. Vice President Chris Blake, "We are grateful for Vemma's generous donation and support of children in need. Our clients love Vemma NEXT - it is...

2010-08-12 15:32:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After 25 years of helping children and families in need with donated new products, the charity Kids in Distressed Situations, Inc. (K.I.D.S.) is making it easier for millions of people in New York's famous Times Square district to support its efforts. On August 15, a 15-second Public Service Announcement will start airing on the CBS Spectacular jumbo screen with instructions for mobile phone users to text "Happykids 25" to 27138; this triggers a...

2010-05-28 12:20:00

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Vemma Nutrition Company has donated in excess of $315,000 of its premium children's supplement, Vemma NEXT(TM) to Kids in Distressed Situations (K.I.D.S.) as a first step in an ongoing donation partnership with the New York City-based nonprofit. This first donation has been earmarked primarily to assist with long-term relief efforts in Haiti spearheaded by K.I.D.S. and Operation Compassion, giving Haitian children access to the vital nutrients they...

2010-01-18 19:23:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For 25 years KIDS has responded to disaster. Last week's 7.0-magnitude earthquake in Haiti is no exception, and over 20 containers of donations - NEW apparel; shoes; blankets; diapers; water; underwear and other necessities - are being secured and delivered through Kids in Distressed Situations, Inc. (K.I.D.S.) and the organization's long-term partners who are on the ground in Haiti. "Twenty containers of relief supplies from K.I.D.S have...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'