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Kids in Action

Contact: Christopher Lowe, Director

Mailing Address: 60 Penland Street
Canton, NC 28716

Phone Number: 828-646-3449

Fax Number: 828-646-3478

Email Address:

Website Address:

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Location: Middle of Canton -- across from Pisgah Memorial

Agency Description: Kids in Action is an afterschool program dedicated to improving the lives of all students who use their services. They have no restrictions on who may enroll, and they have never turned a student away due to family financial reasons. They offer tutoring, cultural enrichment activities, mentoring programs, critical thinking skill activiaties, drama and Tae kwon do. They are also involved in campus activities, as well as an expanding effort to provide community services for the town of Canton.

Training: Provided

Time Commitment: Monday - Friday after school and during summer

Skills, Experience, and Special Requirements: Must enjoy working with youth.

Volunteer Involvement: Volunteers help with tutoring and lead recreational and educational activities.
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