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News Release: 3/12/2023

A Hero For Kids, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, has earned the Platinum Seal of Transparency from Candid. The highest level of recognition offered by Candid, the world's largest source of nonprofit information, this seal demonstrates our strong financial health and commitment to accountability.

"We are excited for A Hero For Kids commitment to transparency," said John Kalish, President and CEO. "By attaining the Platinum level of transparency, A Hero For Kids is effectively communicating honest organizational information with supporters as well as Candid's audience, which includes the public, donors, grant-makers and the media."
About A Hero For Kids

A Hero For Kids is a Veteran founded all-volunteer 501(c)(3). We work to make our community a better place for children, parents, teachers, Veterans and first responders. For more information, visit...

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