have just helped to fund programs and events that empower kids to realize their purpose, know their value and find their pathway

KidsMatter works collaboratively with organizations and resources throughout the community, including mental health professioanls, schools, public safety agencies, faith-based communities and local businesses. Our support and services impact roughly 45,000 youth throughout Will and DuPage counties.
As a prevention-based organization that focuses on the overall social, emotional and academic well-being of kids, KidsMatter provides programs and events focused on empowering youth and families with the tools to effectively manage the negative stressors of everyday life.


JANUARY 13-17, 2020

7:00-8:30 p.m.

Jan 13th -Metea Valley High School

Jan 14th - Neuqua Valley High School

Jan 16th - Naperville North High School 

Aurora and Naperville


Angst is an IndieFlix Original, documentary designed to raise awareness around anxiety. The film includes interviews with kids, teens, educators, experts, parents and a very special interview with Michael Phelps.

JUNE 1, 2020

11:00 am. - 11:00 p.m.

Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

131 W Jefferson Avenue, Naperville


Our annual celebration of the end-of-school and the start of summer begins at Lou Malnati's in downtown Naperville. From 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. supporters are encouraged to dine-in, carryout, or cater a lunch or dinner for co-workers, with a portion of proceeds benefitting KidsMatter. Dine-in guests will enjoy an array of musical acts from local area schools.

JUNE 7, 2020

10:00 am. - 4:00 p.m.

Frontier Park

3380 Cedar Glade Drive, Naperville


The 14th annual Frontier Kite Fly Festival and Kickoff to Summer is a free event with fun for all ages! View gigantic kites flown by kite enthusiasts, practice flying your own kite, or jump around at the bouncy houses. Pack a picnic lunch or purchase food from a variety of food trucks on site. 

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