Kids In A New Groove

Rating: 4.88 stars   8 reviews

Address:

3300 Bee Caves Road Ste. 650-216 Austin TX 78746 USA

Mission:

Kids in a New Groove (K.I.N.G.) is a 501c3 non-profit that provides private music instruction to kids in the Texas foster care system by matching them with qualified music instructors.

Results:

Many people involved in our students' day to day life have seen a vast improvement in life skills once a student becomes involved with our program. School teachers, therapists, and foster parents have noticed the increase in self-esteem and confidence our students exhibit, as well as a willingness to become more readily involved in school and other healthy activities. Students also have shown an increased willingness to trust, as our teachers become a constant and steady influence in their life. We have had students transfer to as many as 4-5 schools and homes in a one-year period, and the support and encouragement from their music teacher is sometimes the only stable factor in their unpredictable circumstances. We are encouraged to see what a real difference music can make to a child who has suffered unimaginable neglect and abuse.

Target demographics:

Any child that is currently in the Texas foster care system.

Direct beneficiaries per year:

30-50 students

Geographic areas served:

Texas

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512-431-5376
www.kidsinanewgroove.org

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