"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 volunteers & all of the people that came to support youth mentoring at the 2017 Kinship Fish Fry!  Your support made our event a great success!  

You Are Invited

It is already time to get your team organized!

The 6th Annual Kinship’s Amazing Chase is coming soon!  Saturday, June 17th!

Gather a team of 4-6, family, friends or co-workers

1st place team wins $500! Every team eligible for bonus $500 Prize! Prizes for all teams!

Registration forms:  http://www.kinshipparkrapids.org/resources/2017%20Amazing%20Chase%20-%20Registration%20Forms.pdf


Summer Camp, Empowerment Points & Camperships – Deadline June 12th, 2017                         Mentees interested in attending camp this summer must bring their camp registration forms & empowerment points info to the Kinship’s office ASAP. If you have any questions please call 218-732-0058


Become a Mentor

We are looking for mentors!!!!  Contact us at 218-732-0058 or email us at kinship@unitelc.com for details.








Group Activities!

April 18th - Mentor's Appreciation Dinner @ Riverside United Methodist Church.

May 12th - Kinship Fish Fry @ The American Legion in Park Rapids.

June 17th - 6TH ANNUAL AMAZING CHASE @ Heartland Park.

August 16th - Mini-Golf Tournament @ Evergreen Gifts & Fun Park.

September 22nd - Spaghetti Dinner @ Century Elementary.


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