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A Kid Again Columbus Chapter is a non-profit Columbus kids charity that services children diagnosed with a life threatening illness. We strive to give children and their families hope, happiness, and healing through fun filled events we call Adventures! 



Dancing Through Time
Dancing Through Time


Time Out

Join us, honorary chairs Barbara and Thad Matta, and Phil Vassar in taking a giant Time Out! Time Out is a new fundraising event created by A Kid Again and presented by Safelite AutoGlass. Our goal is to take a Time Out from our daily lives and to raise $500,000 so we can provide fun-filled activities for families that have a child with a life-threatening illnesses. More details

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Kroger Community Reward Program
Shop at Kroger & Support A Kid Again! A Kid Again is part of the Kroger Community Rewards Program that generously gives back to our community when shoppers enroll their Kroger Plus Card in the program. If you've signed up, you MUST re-enroll in April for A Kid Again to continue to receive contributions from this program.  Learn how to register your Kroger Plus Card. MORE INFORMATION



April 25
Columbus Zoo
June 6
Kings Island
July 10
Columbus Crew
August 22
Magic Mountain 
September 15

A Kid Again Families: watch your mail and email for invitations and be sure to R.S.V.P.!  Thank you. If you have any questions please contact Kathy Derr. CONTACT US


Volunteer Opportunities!

All Volunteers will need to Register with A Kid Again and pass a background check before being able to volunteer at events.  

If you need to fill out a volunteer application and become a registered volunteer you can find it here.

We can always use volunteers in a variety of roles. Data entry, stuffing envelopes and helping at our events. We are in current need of office support. If you would like to volunteer please contact Kathy Derr by calling 614-797-9500 or by emailing kderr@akidagain.org.


Upcoming Volunteer Meetings

Tuesday, May 13 
Tuesday, June 10 
Tuesday, July 8 

All meetings are held at the A Kid Again office and begin at 6:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Not a registered volunteer? SIGN UP

Share Your Story

Read stories, letters and thank you notes from A Kid Again families, donors and volunteers. And take a minute to send us a note or share your experience with A Kid Again. TELL US YOUR STORY!

Holiday Party - Family of Chase Guess
“I just wanted to say thanks for the Holiday Party, we had a wonderful time, I think this was the best one that we have been to ..." READ MORE

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