Calendar of 2013 Events
For more information about any of these activities please contact Kids House at 407-324-3036.
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month
Kids House Wayne Densch Children's Advocacy Center is doing all we can to reach out to the community and speak out about child abuse. This month and throughout the year, the community is encouraged to play a role in making Central Florida a better and safer place for our children to live. By ensuring that parents have the skills, knowledge and resources they need to care for their children, we can help prevent child abuse and neglect by strengthening families and communities. Click here for more information.
April 14, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Cops for Kids House Kickball Tournament
The Winter Springs Police Department and the Oviedo Police Department will host the 5th Annual Cops for Kids House Beneficiary Kickball Tournament on Sunday, April 14th, from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Free admission and free children's activities are available. Food, drinks, and ice cream will be available for sale, with proceeds to Kids House. Participation in the tournament is open to all law enforcement personnel, both sworn and non-sworn. To open an informational flyer on this event, please click here.
April 20, 2013 at 6:00 PM
6th Annual Field of Dreams Gala at the UCF Venue
This unique, sports themed, creative black tie event returns to provide an evening of fun and festivity to all who attend. Join us for one of Central Florida's largest and greatest events where you will be treated to a spectacular dinner, drinks, dancing, live and silent auctions, and incredible live music. For table sponsorship opportunities, ticket information, or to make a donation to one of the auctions, please contact Kids House.
April 26, 2013
Get Out Your Blues
Join us in the fight against child abuse. Help turn the town blue on April 26th. Raise awareness and gain support for your local Child Advocacy Center by encouraging everyone you know to wear blue this day. Together, we can ensure that every child grows up in a safe, nurturing environment, free from abuse and neglect. Click here for more information.
May 5, 2013
Family Fest at Uptown Altamonte Cranes Roost Park
A free celebration of family, community and togetherness. Booths and activities will be available for the entire family to enjoy.
Style n' Fun Night
Kids House clients are treated to a little pampering at a local beauty shop during our annual Style n’ Fun Night hosted by the Florida Beauty Academy.
Annual Back to School Skate
One of our most anticipated events of the year! This end of summer party allows children to enjoy an evening of skating, games, great food and family fun before going back to school. Most importantly, the kids leave with the school supplies they will need to begin the school year. For more information on how you can sponsor a child or for a list of needed supplies, please contact Kids House.
September 27, 2013
12th Annual Kids House Klassic at Alaqua Country Club
This exciting golf tournament is Kids House's first true fundraising event. In its 12th year, the tournament will offer camaraderie and fun at one of Central Florida's most remarkable & challenging courses. Join us for an exciting 18‐holes of golf, course contests, awards dinner, silent auction and more. Sponsorships and foursomes are available. Please contact Ana Pagan.
November 2, 2013 5:00 PM
Jim Payne Fearless 5K for the Kids
In its 5th year, this scenic 3.1 mile road race will offer something for the entire family! Enjoy a run or walk through the historic downtown Sanford community and along the beautiful Riverwalk. A FREE Kids Run will be offered at 4:30 pm and all adult participants will be treated to a beer garden and post-race refreshments.
November 8, 2013
duPont Registry Live Aeroport Reception benefiting Kids House
The signature event of the Winter Park Concours d'Elegance, this elegant evening is staged inside 3 private aircraft hangers on the Southeast Ramp at Sanford Airport. Experience the high‐octane thrill of mingling among the world's most exotic cars, a fabulous display of contemporary aircraft, high‐performance boats & custom motorcycles. Complete with live entertainment, exquisite foods and super premium beverages, this will truly be a memorable evening. For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Ana Pagan at 407-324-3036 ext. 240 or email@example.com.
Thanksgiving Baskets for Families in Need
Every Thanksgiving, Kids House provides a complete Thanksgiving meal for our clients who would otherwise be unable to celebrate in a traditional fashion. Each year, the support of our friends and donors help us to provide everything from turkeys to pumpkin pie for nearly 50 families. For more information on how you can sponsor a family or to obtain a list of items needed, please contact Kids House.
Kids House Holiday Party, Gingerbread Kids, & Sponsored Families
For most, the holiday season is a joyous time of year. But that isn't always the case for many of our Kids House kids. Every year Kids House hosts a large holiday party for nearly 300 children and their families. Each child receives a special gift from their wish list and is invited to participate in crafts, games, face painting and have their picture taken with Santa! Moreover, we select nearly 30 special families each year and provide a complete holiday – including decorations and gifts. If you are interested in sponsoring a child or family this holiday season, please contact Kids House.