Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Driving the Mission to Keep Kids Alive

The mission of KEEP KIDS ALIVE DRIVE 25® is to make streets safer for all who 
 walk, cycle, play, drive, and ride.

 Who do you love? Who loves you?
It's About Kids!
It's About Safety! It's About Caring! It's About Time!®

KEEP KIDS ALIVE DRIVE 25 turned 16 this year. To date we have partnered with traffic safety advocates in almost 1,600 communities representing 49 states, 3 Canadian provinces, the Bahamas, and Queensland State, Australia. As the year winds down, we are thankful for all these communities that have initiated or expanded their "Keep Kids Alive" campaigns this year.

  • Reading, PA - Alvernia University
  • Lyford Cay, Bahamas
  • Hamburg, PA
  • McCandless, PA
  • New Berlin, WI - 15 years of growing their campaign, longest in our history
  • Ridgewood, NJ - A model for incorporation into Safe Routes to School
  • Malvern, PA
  • Cranberry Township, PA - America's Trash Talks to Keep Kids Alive
  • Eldorado Springs, CO
  • Wentzville, MO
  • Greenwood Village, CO
  • Golden, CO
  • Springfield, NE
  • Nutley, NJ
  • Harbor City, CA
  • Alpharetta, GA
  • Rocklin, CA
  • Asheville, NC
  • Egg Harbor, NJ
  • Maplewood, NJ
  • Haddonfield, NJ
  • Omaha, NE
  • Machesney Park, IL
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Chowchilla, CA
  • Wildwood, MO
  • Tucson, AZ
  • Council Bluffs, IA
  • Courtland, NY
  • Yukon, OK
  • Columbus, OH
  • Clarence Center, NY
  • Sebring, FL
  • Oceanside, CA
  • Dallas, TX
  • Vista, CA
  • Salem, OR
  • Santa Monica, CA
  • St. Charles, MO
  • Fairfax, VA
  • Katy, TX
  • Phillipsburg, KS
  • Royal Oak, MI
  • Englishtown, NJ
  • Mukwonago, WI
  • Waterloo, NE
Communities represent 21 States and the Bahamas

Live Forward! has also expanded its reach this year, connecting with over 90 families whose loved ones have died in traffic incidents. These families are amazing in that they are bringing so much good into the world in honor of their loved ones.

We are thankful for all who have donated to keep our mission alive and thriving - individuals, corporations, and foundations alike. Much work remains to be done. You can help to make it happen through your year-end tax-deductible donation @ KKAD25 Donate. Checks can be sent to:

12418 C Street
Omaha, NE 68144

Know that I always welcome the invitation to present "Traffic Safety: It's No Accident" in your community. Please call or e-mail with any questions.

Safe travels,
Keep Kids Alive Drive 25® A Non-Profit "For Action" Organization 501(c)(3)
12418 C Street
Omaha, NE 68144

Monday, November 10, 2014

Who Do You Love? Who Loves You? A Living Mission

Georgetown National Night Out
   The mission of KEEP KIDS ALIVE DRIVE 25¨ is to make streets safer for all who walk, cycle, play, drive, and ride. 

In this Season of Thanksgiving, Keep Kids Alive Drive 25 is going into "Let's Make our Mission Happen in 2015" mode. The best reasons to give are found in your answers to these questions:

Who do you love?
Who loves you?

Our mission is founded on and rooted in relationships – preserving lives. Learn more @ KKAD25 Top-Rated Non-Profit

Here are 4 ways you can donate (tax-deductible) to help make it happen:
     1.    Become a monthly donor through the Network for Good - .50 a day would be $15.00 a month. $1 a day would be $30.00 per month. You can do so @ KKAD25-Network for Good
     2.    Make a donation on-line @ KKAD25 Donate
     3.    Send a year-end donation by check to:

Keep Kids Alive Drive 25
12418 C Street
Omaha, NE 68144

     4.    Create a monthly draft through your bank, which is becoming a more popular option for donating. Donations mailed to address above.

All donations are tax-deductible. E-mail or call 402-334-1391 with any questions.
Your generous giving keeps kids living! 

Thank you for your consideration and support.

Safe travels,
Tom Everson
Executive Director/Founder
Keep Kids Alive Drive 25¨A Non-Profit "For Action" Organization 501(c)(3)
12418 C Street
Omaha, NE 68144