Ryan ‘‘Ski’’ Kwiecinski was in high school when Kevin Miller moved into his south-suburban neighborhood with a bass boat. That connection turned into something more when Miller came up with a spur-of-the-moment idea last year to get kids fishing and do fundraising, too. Kwiecinski helped Miller pull off ‘‘Get Kids Hooked on Fishing’’ in less […]
Healthy eating is not always easy, especially when you’re trying to get your family members to try new things. When everyone has a busy schedule or is flying off in different directions, it can be tricky to fit in healthy meals everyday. Yet the things we eat have a profound effect on the way we […]
Longer days and no school probably mean your children want to wake up mid-morning and go to sleep at a later bedtime throughout their summer vacation. However, letting your kids run their own sleep schedule for the summer isn’t exactly the best idea. For one, a child’s sleep needs don’t change because they are on […]
As parents, we want the best for our children. We want them to flourish in their academic endeavors and to keep learning and growing. It’s only natural to want to help them with their homework, but it’s important to put in place strategies that can give your children the support they need. Create a Dedicated […]
A nationwide poll indicated that a meager 10 percent of kids in the U.S. spend time outdoors daily. Poor health and social skills, lack of creativity, dependence upon electronics, and a disconnect from nature. When it comes to the great outdoors, a poll of 602 kids between the ages of 13 and 18 revealed that […]
At Ivy League Kids, we wanted the year 2017 to be about giving back. This holiday season, we’re helping out Jennifer and her two kids with Christmas presents and one free year of Ivy League, after she lost everything and had to start all over.
Mokena, IL, August 8, 2017– Get Kids Hooked on Fishing drew over 250 families interested in teaching their kids about the sport of fishing. Local resident Kevin Miller, event host and avid fisherman, brought his knowledge and passion for the sport to the local community at Turtlehead Lake on July 30, 2017. The event raised […]
Ivy League and Kids Fit Foundation are on a mission to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey. The category 4 hurricane crashed into the Texas coast, devastating families and businesses. Tragically, at least twenty people have been reported dead, and estimates place the total cost of property damage and lost business in the billions. This is a devastating catastrophe for the US and we want to use our resources to help in any way we can.