Children Help Hurricane Victims

By IndyKids Staff Kids have raised more than $10 million in aid for victims of Hurricane Katrina, non-profit organization RandomKid reported in August. Through activities such as bake-sales and lemonade stands, kids from 5,000 U.S. schools managed to give more aid for...

Hurricane Stories

By Indykids Staff The Rescue There are many first-hand reports of various relief organizations being refused entry into New Orleans by bus and boat. Despite this, regular, everyday folks wanted to help. They illegally entered the city and helped save thousands of...

News Briefs

By Indykids Staff TV Time The average child in the US sees about 40,000 TV commercials a year. -“Consuming Kids” by Susan Linn. Junk Food Troubles Children in the US are consuming more calories between meals than they ever have. A generation ago, kids got...

How You Can Help!

By Indykids Staff When the government fails the people, regular people step in to provide for basic needs. Here are some grassroots organizations that are providing relief to the victims of Hurricane Katrina: THE PEOPLE’S HURRICANE FUND c/o The Young People’s Project...