Tickets for Kids Charities

Rating: 4.89 stars   19 reviews

Issues: Children & Youth

Location: 139 Freeport Road Suite 100 Pittsburgh PA 15215 USA

Mission: Tickets for KidsĀ® Charities (TFK) is dedicated to enriching the lives of low-income and at-risk children and their families through inclusion in a variety of activities and events that are a source of both entertainment and inspiration. By facilitating access to the world of ideas, accomplishment, creativity and culture, we contribute to the growth and well-being of both the individual and the community.
Results: Since our inception in 1994, TFK has distributed 1.4 million tickets to deserving kids in Pittsburgh and other cities across the United States. Our goal is to continue to meet the needs of the constituency we now serve, and grow to include even more childen and families in the future.
Programs: TFK Ticket Distribution Program Performance 360: A Celebration of Reading
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EIN 02-0559825
(412) 781-KIDS (
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Rating: 5 stars  

The mission and work the TFK does positively impacts kids throughout the country. I'm honored to work with them as a volunteer!

Would you volunteer for this group again?

Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

A lot

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Very Well

Would you recommend this group to a friend?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

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Rating: 5 stars  

Tickets for Kids is a very well run and organized charity organization. It has been pleasure to be associated with a team of professionals who are so fully committed to the mission of exposing children to new worlds and experiences that might not normally be available to them. It is truly an organization that can change lives - all you have to do is look at the face of a smiling child who has benefitted by exposure to an amazing and eye-opening world provided by Tickets for Kids Charities.

The staff is highly skilled and truly dedicated to professionally running the organization but at the same time being very friendly, accomodating and cooperative with the volunteers and coorespondant associations. It is an easy organization to work with and an easy one to want to help. This is one organization that is well deserving of praise and recognition.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

not change a thing

Would you volunteer for this group again?

Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

Life-changing

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Very Well

Would you recommend this group to a friend?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

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Rating: 4 stars  

The area we live in, like many other areas, many of the children are not given the opportunity to experience a variety of arts and Tickets for Kids open the door for children in our area to experience that. We are appreciative for everything Tickets for Kids has done for our organization and we are so grateful to say we are a part of Tickets for Kids family. Thank You Tickets for Kids!

Would you volunteer for this group again?

Definitely

For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

A lot

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Very Well

Would you recommend this group to a friend?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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Rating: 5 stars  

3 people found this review helpful

Tickets for Kids does amazing work exposing so many deserving children to great community opportunities. By providing opportunity, Tickets for Kids promotes confidence, literacy, and healthful fun among community youth.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

smiles on the faces of deserving children

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

caring and competent

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2007-10-01

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