KID Signature Events offer a great opportunity for individuals, families, and corporations to come together to make a difference in the lives of the families we serve. Help by becoming a committee member, sponsor, underwriter, guest, or volunteer. 100% of the proceeds derived from KID Signature Events directly benefit the families we serve.

Boys N Toys Yacht Hop – Saturday, November 4, 2017

BoysToys_LogoKID Boys N’ Toys is a private yacht hop where guests enjoy a luxurious silent auction, cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres aboard the most exclusive yachts during the height of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. This VIP event is invitation only. Please visit for more information.

View photos from the 2016 Boys N’ Toys Yacht Hop.

Want to become a sponsor for the 2016 Boys N’ Toys event? Contact our Event Coordinator to learn about all our partnership opportunities!

KID Hero 5K – January 27, 2018

kid-heroPut on your running shoes and pound the pavement with 500 runners/walkers at the KID Hero 5K. Participants are encouraged to come dressed as their favorite superhero as they show superhuman support for KID. This family-friendly event includes live entertainment, food, and fun at the finish line.

View photos from the 2017 KID Hero 5K.

Duck Fest Derby – Saturday, March 17, 2018

Duck Fest BASICThe KID Duck Fest Derby is a great day for the whole family, and this year we’re celebrating 11 years of rubber ducky fun! After fun pre-race activities, the crowd is energized and ready to cheer on the 30,000 ducks floating down the New River to the finish line. Each duck can be “adopted” for $5 and the owners of the winning ducks receive fabulous prizes.

View photos from the 2017 Duck Fest Derby.

Cooking with KID

cooking-with-kidExplore a world of possibilities at Cooking with KID! Empower the children we serve with your personal “Recipe for Success” while preparing a meal in a professional kitchen with a child from KID. Space is a limited for this one-of-a-kind event.

View photos from 2017 Cooking with KID.