ABOUT OUR ORGANIZATION

Aid for Kids (AFK) was  established in 2005 and is a licensed 501(c)3 non-profit organization located in Houlton, Maine.   We are licensed  in Maine, registered in New York and also licensed  as an American NGO with an office in Vietnam. AFK is  approved by the CFC (Combined Federal Campaign – Federal workers charity fund) as one of America’s Best Charities, approved by ICA (Independent Charities of America) and CCA (Children’s Charity of America). All U.S. staff are volunteers and most services are donated. Our overhead is always less than two percent. When we see a need we meet it – without the  endless committee meetings, needs assessments or focus groups,. We are committed to developing humanitarian aid projects such as nutrition and feeding programs,  providing health care, equipment and supplies, building shelters, developing education and training programs, student sponsorships, and meeting emergency needs for children and families.

OUR PROJECTS

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EVENTS

Date: June 15 to 28, 2019 (15 days – 14 nights) Offering a unique opportunity for you to take your family on an incredible adventure back to Vietnam – sharing the experience with other adoptive families and those interested in having an adventure of a lifetime.

Place:  John Millar Arena (summer 2018),
              Houlton, Maine
Date & Time: Sept 8th (10 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
Place:  Peabody Library (Labor Day weekend) Jonesport, Maine
Date & Time: Sept 1st (10 a.m. – 2 p.m.)

Come join Aid for Kids for our 35th annual Labor Day campout – it is a great opportunity to spend time with your loved ones as well as make some new friends. The camp aims to bring adopted and foster families together from all around the United States.  This has been an Aid for Kids tradition for many years! Enjoy fun games for all children and families.  Everyone is welcome, so come and join us!

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