Kid Power inspires youth leadership by promoting academic advancement, physical and emotional wellness, and positive civic engagement in underserved communities throughout the District of Columbia.
Kid Power provides free after-school programs to 425 youth and summer programs to youth in underserved communities throughout DC. Additionally, it serves 800 students during the school day with its award-winning VeggieTime program. Students and their families are served in the following DC neighborhoods: Fort Totten (LaSalle-Backus Education Campus), Lincoln Heights (Houston ES), Southeast-of-the-Anacostia (Stanton ES, Malcolm X ES), SW Waterfront (Jefferson MS), Columbia Heights (H.D. Cooke ES), and Petworth (Barnard ES).