For four long, grueling days, more than 200 at-risk youth from across the nation converged on the campus of South Carolina State University – challenging themselves physically, mentally and emotionally as they competed against one another during the 2016 AMIkids Summer Challenge Event.
Students from AMIkids Space Coast and AMIkids Volusia recently set sail on the waters of Tampa Bay to experience learning science firsthand.
AMIkids recently held its Annual Chairmen’s Council meeting in Tampa Bay last weekend.
AMIkids has allowed me to couple my love of Mathematics, education and service learning in ways that challenges me daily to grow to be a better example to the students we service, provide exceptional educational services to our students and grow to be a positive agent of change to at risk youth.
Kenny Leon, the Director of The Wiz, is a native of St. Petersburg, Florida and a Tony Award-winning Broadway and film director. He is also a friend of AMIkids.
The AMIkids Boat Program announces plans for The Floating Classroom, an innovative tool that will continue to inspire youth in our programs to become more involved in the outdoors and become better stewards of the environment around them.
AMIkids has a highly-successful track record of helping at-risk kids turn their lives around. Now we are adding industry- certified vocational training and job placement to an already proven strategy. Here are a few of our recently-hired young people.
Hundreds of kids, staff members and volunteers met in Central Florida for the 2016 Winter Challenge Event. The three-day festivities included academic and athletic competitions including science fair, spelling bee, track & field and volleyball events.
The AMIkids website was awarded the Gold ADDY, a coveted recognition by The American Advertising Awards as part of the American Advertising Federation. This award ensures that thousands of additional members and supporters of AAF will now be exposed to the AMIkids website and, most importantly, our mission.
Escambia Boys Base, operated by AMIkids Pensacola, was honored to receive the President’s Gold Volunteer Service Award, an award given by U.S. President Barack Obama in recognition of helping address pressing needs in our communities and country. This is the second time that the program has received the Service Award, but the first time that the program was recognized at the Gold Level.
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