Can-struction for a Cause

The bright, whimsical Give Kids The World Village logo has been reproduced many times – but never like it was recently. The logo was recreated entirely out of canned and packaged food for a design/build competition called Canstruction. This annual charity event holds contests across the country, asking participants from local schools, corporations and community[…..]

Mummified Pumpkin Craft

With Halloween just a few days away, here’s a quick and easy pumpkin craft that takes much less time than carving a jack-o-lantern. You only need a few items, and it’s a great project for kids! And since you’ll be covering up the pumpkins for the most part, you don’t have to worry if they[…..]

Magical Moment: Priceless Piggy

Alumni wish child, Amber Duff, recently returned to the Village to drop off this adorable piggy bank to his new permanent home, the Gingerbread House. The delightful pig is adorned with brightly colored paper, miniature photos from her trip to Give Kids The World in 2008 and inspirational words. Thanks, Amber, for giving us this[…..]

An Angel’s 20th Anniversary

There was a celebration this month at Give Kids The World for an Angel who has been around almost as long as the Village itself. Gloria Grasley celebrated her 20 year anniversary as a volunteer, and the staff made sure she knew how much they appreciated her hard work by throwing a party in her[…..]

Theme Park Enthusiasts Raise Money for GKTW

Six years ago, a small group of Disney enthusiasts in Indianapolis decided to start a meet-up where they could get together and talk about all things Disney. At the time they had no idea that the event would eventually become a fundraiser that has donated over $20,000 to Give Kids The World. The Indy Disney[…..]