Share Your Story With Us!

Share your story

Have you or your family benefitted from KVC services, or have you partnered with KVC to help make a positive impact in our community? We want to hear from you! We are seeking real stories from children, youth, families, community partners and our nationwide staff about strengthening families, foster care, adoption, mental and behavioral healthcare, children’s psychiatric treatment, and other services KVC provides.

By sharing your story, you can inspire others, provide hope, and bring understanding to important topics that affect communities across the U.S. and beyond!

Here are some tips to consider when submitting your story:

  • Explain the problem that needed to be solved and how it was solved.
  • Include as much information and as many details as you can. Use at least 600 words or more.
  • Attach photos or videos with your story (optional). These can also be sent to

Not sure where to start? Read past winners for some inspiration! 

Our 2020 KVC Story Contest opens this summer! Get a head start on the competition and claim your chance to win a $50 gift card by submitting your story below. All stories entered in 2020 before the August 31 deadline are entered to win.