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OC Student Spotlight – Melany Sanchez

By Ryan Kincaid For many students, after-school programs are a time to receive assistance with their studies. For others, it’s an opportunity to see their friends past 3 p.m. Finding the perfect balance, however, is what makes these programs most beneficial and enjoyable for the ...

Meet Lifetime Achievement Award Winner Brian Haslip

By Vanity Robinson The longevity of volunteers and staff allows StandUp For Kids to serve our youth with incomparable levels of trust in local communities across the country. Few organizations can compare with our track record of longevity. At the 2018 StandUp For Kids Conference, hosted in ...

Meet our Programs of the Year!

By Vanity Robinson At the 2018 StandUp For Kids national conference, hosted in Atlanta, Georgia, the awards committee sifted through nominations from executive directors around the country for to present four different awards, including Program of the Year (see recent posts in our blog ...

Announcing Our 2018 Guardian of the Year Award Winners

by Vanity Robinson At the 2018 StandUp For Kids National Conference, hosted in Atlanta, Georgia, we proudly presented nine national awards in four different categories.  Read more about the Rookie of the Year winners and stay tuned to our blog for more.The Guardian of the Year award is ...