This mother/daughter duo work tirelessly to help sick kids feel better by providing education & entertainment items to medical facilities treating them. Kayla Cares 4 Kids, a 501c3 non-profit, has donated over 14,000 items to 425 facilities in all 50 states, Kayla founded KC4K when she was 11, because she and her youngest brother spend a lot of time at hospitals and Ronald McDonald Houses. Kayla has Crohn's Disease, Eosinophilic Colitis and Juvenile Arthritis; Ethan has Eosinophilic Esophagitis and Juvenile Arthritis. Through speaking engagements, media coverage, and serving as Arthritis Foundation Ambassadors, Andrea and Kayla bring light to these illnesses and many more, offering support.
North Palm Beach, FL
Kayla and her mom, Andrea, have worked tirelessly to make Kayla's dream of helping kids in hospitals a reality! In spite of battling multiple autoimmune diseases, and in between hospital visits, school and caregiving, these two have grown KaylaCares4Kids into an incredible non-profit that has helped countless kids across the country! — Dawn
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