"Kinship empowers youth to make positive life choices through relationships with caring mentors."
Mentors Helping Kids
Discover ways you can make mentoring happen for kids.

Kinship of the Park Rapids Area is a community based preventive and proactive mentoring program for children and youth ages 6-18 living in the area surrounding
Park Rapids, Minnesota.


Kinship Empowers Youth To Make Positive Life Choices
Through Relationships With Caring Mentors.

Kinship's two volunteer programs: Youth Mentoring and Reading Buddies.


Thank You!

"Thank you to all volunteers and sponsors that made the 2018 Spaguetti Dinner, Silent Auction & Music Extravaganza a big success, all in support of local youth mentoring"


"Thank you mentors for 27 years of empowering youth to make positive life choices"

You Are Invited

Kinship’s upcoming WREATH Sale Fundraiser sponsored by Balsam Boutique.

To place orders please call Kinship at 218-732-0058

All orders through Kinship are due by Monday, November 19th & delivery is Tuesday, November 27th  



Group Activities!

Kinship Activity Schedule Oct-Dec 2018:

October 29th - Halloween & Pumpkin Party Carving @Calvary Lutheran Church from 5-7:30 PM RSVP 10/26

November 18th - Baking Cookies to Local Heroes. Snacks provided @Norther Pines Camp from 3-5 PM

December 14th - Potluck Christmas Party @Northern Pines Camp from 5:30-7:30 PM


2018 Kinship Fundraisers - Mentor & Mentee Volunteering Opportunities:

May 11th - Fish Fry from 5-7 PM @ The American Legion - Completed

June 16th - Amazing Chase @ Heartland Park - Completed

Aug 22nd - Mini Golf from 5-8 PM @ Evergreen Fun Park - Completed

Sep 9th - Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction from 5-7 PM @ Legion - Completed                                                                                                             

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