committed to supporting volunteerism among all generations
The Kind Kids is a non-profit 501(C)3 organization that instills volunteerism in community activities and promotes literacy for people of all ages. Individuals and groups of people learn the value of volunteering while reading, working, and learning from each other. The Kind Kids Organization promotes Volunteer Intergenerational Programs of inspiring activities between children of all ages and senior residents of retirement centers, assisted living facilities, and nursing homes.
Glenna C. Orr is a Reading Specialist with two Masters and a Postgraduate Professional Teaching License. She has taught school in five states and in the Department of Defense School system in Germany and Panama. She is currently a board member of Reading is Fundamental of Northern Virginia and actively involved with the Armed Forces Retirement Home.
2020 GOLD WINNER
The prolific storytelling of Veterans who reside at the Armed Forces Retirement Home, Remembering With the Heart exemplifies the learning, compassion, and heartfelt experiences that we all become a part of, as we journey through our very own lives.
2016 SILVER WINNER
Courage From The Heart remembers and pays tribute to the United States Army and Navy Nurses who were stationed at several U.S. base hospitals in the Philippines from 1941-1945. These women nurses that were sent into combat were strong, confident, and kind-their kindness was framed in courage.
The people and four-legged creatures in this book have plenty in common – they all are very special and they accept one another with unconditional love and care. It has been possible for them to celebrate the joyous times together and in turn...find the strength to sustain the challenges that perhaps may have come their way.