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Our Mission

Kids Backing Kids is dedicated to improving the lives of children experiencing poverty, food insecurity, homelessness, and trauma by providing material goods, raising community awareness, and training the next generation of community leaders.

Improving lives,

one child at a time

Kids helping kids,

one backpack at a time

Why Kids Need Our Help

Kids in Massachusetts

1 in 7

In Poverty

1 in 60

Are Homeless

1 in 9

 Are Food Insecure

1 in 3

Experience Trauma

These are BIG problems that need BIG solutions.

Sophia, Eva, Stephanos, Brendan, and Makayla…

living in poverty, hungry, homeless, recovering from trauma.

These are the kids behind the numbers.

They need BIG solutions.

They also need tangible solutions RIGHT NOW.

They need school supplies, books, food, personal care and hygiene products, comfort items, toys.

They need to know that other kids care about them.

They need Kids Backing Kids!

What We Do

Our Impact


Back-to-School Backpacks


Community talks

delivered by kids


In financial support


In holiday gifts delivered to kids


Unique visits to our website


Youth volunteers


KBK Sponsors


Community partners


In grants


Holiday gifts delivered to 400+ children

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