Jun
1
Thu
Your Digital Footprint Matters Video Contest
Jun 1 2017 @ 2:00 pm – Jan 17 2018 @ 5:00 pm

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In an effort to increase awareness of responsible citizenship, KidsMatter has partnered together with School Districts 203 & 204, and the Naperville Police Department, to offer students the opportunity to participate in anti-cyber bullying/ responsible digital citizenship video contest.

The Your Digital Footprint Matters Video Contest is designed to give students in Naperville School District 203 & Indian Prairie 204 the opportunity to submit student-created videos individually, or as a group, to help promote cyber-safety and combat electronic bullying.

Upload the video to your Google Drive and share it with:

allan_davenport@ipsd.org – District 204

jhlavacek@naperville203.org – District 203

*Include your name, grade, school and contact info (email & phone)
You must complete the online
video submission form to be considered.

The submission deadline is January 17, 2018.

Winning Student Directors will receive:

1st Place Elementary School —$200.00
1st Place Jr. High/Middle School —$200.00
1st Place High School —$200.00

Additionally, the first place winner will receive a $500 grant for his/her school’s technology department.

All winners will receive the cash award along with trophies and pictures with the Mayor at the Hollywood Premiere Red Carpet Event at the Community Christian Church on February 12, 2018.

Click here for more information and to view the contest rules.  Click here to complete the mandatory Video Submission Form. Click here to view examples of previous winning submissions.

Oct
10
Tue
Youth & Family Volunteer Fair @ Naperville Municipal Center
Oct 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

KidsMatter Volunteer FairThe annual Youth and Family Volunteer Fair for families and students will be held at the Naperville Municipal City Municipal Center located at 400 South Eagle Street on Tuesday, October 10th from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm. Local nonprofit agencies and organizations will be on hand to showcase their volunteer and advocacy opportunities, enabling students to find service venues that match their interests, major, career goals, and schedules. This free Fair is open to families and all students from area elementary, middle, high school, and colleges, and is an ideal opportunity for youth groups from faith communities, scout troops, and other youth organizations to choose their service projects.

Over 25 nonprofits who need youth volunteers to deliver their services will be participating in this year’s Fair. These are all locally based groups such as: the American Cancer Society, the DuPage Children’s Museum, Loaves and Fishes, the Excel Club, the Naperville Public Library, the Naperville Park District, Feed My Starving Children, Naper Settlement, Western DuPage Special Recreation Association, the Morton Arboretum,  the Forest Preserve of Will County, and the Naperville Area Humane Society. Each organization will have representatives on hand to discuss the exciting opportunities they have for both students and families to positively impact the lives of other people.

Register Your Agency or Organization

Not for Profit Organization Registration Fee is $50.00

View the NCTV 2012 KidsMatter Volunteer Fair Report

Nov
18
Sat
FunMattersToo! @ Chicago Marriott Naperville
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

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Please save the date, Saturday, November 18, 2017 for dinner, cocktails, a silent auction and 50/50 raffles, and best of all – Dueling Pianos featuring Dario Radio Network! Please use the links below to become a sponsor of or purchase tickets to this great event. FunMattersToo is hosted by Team B2B and KidsMatter. Trust us it’s going to be a rocking good time!

Become a Sponsor

Purchase Tickets

 

FunMattersToo is an adult event.