News & Events

Urgent Need for Toys and Books

For the children who come to Our Kids, an important part of their visit is being able to choose a new toy, book or other item to take home. Community donations to the toy closet provide much-needed comfort and support… read more

It Takes a Village

“In the village (of Lwala,) you don’t belong to your parents, you belong to everyone.” Milton Ochieng It takes a village, really, to do anything well. In the busyness of the day or the bureaucracy of the moment, we forget… read more

Soup Sunday Success!

The 18th Annual Allstate Our Kids Soup Sunday, presented by Ford, was a huge success!  Thanks to the generosity of 47 of Nashville’s finest restaurants, over 1,400 guests enjoyed delicious soup, and the event raised more than $92,000 to support… read more

IMI-Tennessee Honored For Support

The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association has named Irving Materials, Tennessee, as the 2011 Concrete Cares Award recipient. The award program was created in October 2010 by NRMCA’s Manufacturers, Products & Services Division to recognize outstanding contributions in community service… read more

2011 Allstate Our Kids' Soup Sunday

2011 Allstate Our Kids Soup Sunday

The Allstate Our Kids Soup Sunday, presented by Ford, is fantastic family fun featuring delicious soups from over 50 local restaurants. Bring your friends and family and roam LP Field’s Club Level tasting homemade – and occasionally exotic – soups… read more

Feeling Grateful and Proud!

A Message from the Executive Director This was a year to remember for the Our Kids family. We faced both challenges and opportunities with resourcefulness and imagination. The biggest challenge was the extreme water damage from the flood of 2010… read more