MEDIA ADVISORY

April 30, 2012


Contact: Kathy Waldrop

770-437-7219

Kathy.waldrop@kidspeace.org

What: KidsPeace 130th birthday balloon launch with kids’ messages

When: 2:30 p.m., Friday, May 4

Where: KidsPeace’s Bowdon, Ga., front campus

Details: In honor of KidsPeace’s 130-year legacy of caring for children, the Bowdon campus will release balloons containing messages from children saying how the organization has helped them. Please join our clients, staff and members of the Board of Associates for this special occasion. This is one of many events planned at campuses across the nation as KidsPeace proudly celebrates 130 years of giving hope, help and healing to children, families and the communities we serve.

 

About KidsPeace

Founded in 1882, KidsPeace is dedicated to serving the behavioral and mental health needs of children, preadolescents, teens and young adults, offering a comprehensive range of residential treatment programs; accredited educational services; and a variety of foster care and community-based programs to give hope, help and healing to children, families and communities. KidsPeace offers services in Georgia, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia and the District of Columbia.