"Kinship Connects Adults with Kids and Puts Hope in Their Hearts"
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 mentors for 25 years of empowering youth to make positive life choices"


Thank you to our Spaghetti Dinner

Keystone Sponsors:

Northwoods Bank of Minnesota, 

Park Rapids Lions Club and

Red Pine Property Services 

Your support made our event a great success!!!

You Are Invited

"Donate your CHANGE to CHANGE youth lives"


All in support of Kinship's Youth Mentoring Program

Participating Financial Institutions:

Northwoods Bank, Citizens National Bank, Northview Bank and TruStar

Group Activities!

Kinship Group Activities! 

Activities Planned for the Rest of 2017:

October 26 - Pumpkin Carving, supper, & bon fire, 5:30-7:30 PM @ St. John’s. RSVP

November 19Sunday @ 1:00, Cookie Baking @ Northern Pines Camp.  Mentors and mentees will bake cookies to give to area volunteers and community people, i.e. fire dept., police, area businesses, etc. as a thank you for all they do. Other activities planned as well. RSVP

December - Date and time TBD, Annual Sons of Norway Christmas Party.

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