The Kids on the Block

  • This philanthropic program was developed by a nationally recognized educator and is presented to second and third grade aged children by volunteer members using life-size puppets.

  • The program teaches young students increased understanding and tolerance for fellow classmates who have learning disabilities, physical handicaps, or special emotional needs.

  • These presentations are made available upon request to elementary schools, hospitals, and community organizations.

  • With a total of over 600 performances since 1989, these programs have been seen by more than 59,000 children and adults.

Some of the Assisteens are also getting into the act.