To Give Kids a Healthier Future
Providing Opportunities
For Healing
Enriching the Capacity
For Kids' Sake
  • Who We Support

All proceeds from events and sales benefit the Department of Family Services programs at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago to address the emotional, social and spiritual needs of hospitalized children and their families.

  • Upcoming Events


Sunday, January 27, 2019

Registration Now Open

  • Ways You Can Help

There are many ways you can get involved, whether by volunteering,  attending an event, donating or sponsoring and event.  The success of our philanthropy relies on our donors and corporate partners.  Contact us to learn how you can make a meaningful difference.

K.I.D.S.S. for Kids, Inc.

(Kindness is Doing Something Special for Kids)

We are an all-volunteer, non-profit fundraising affiliated organization of Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Founded in 1991, K.I.D.S.S. for Kids has become one of the largest and fastest-growing auxiliaries at the hospital by contributing more than $8 million towards the Department of Family Services programs.


Lurie Children’s has a specially-trained team of professionals, including art and music therapists, social workers and child life specialists, who help patients and families cope with the emotional, developmental and spiritual aspects of a child’s illness & hospitalization.


K.I.D.S.S. for Kids has been instrumental in helping establish and maintain these vital programs and services which ease the hospital experience for families.

Impact of Giving