To help young children of abuse grow up in a safe, happy and exciting environment.

The Kids Trust was created by Gary L. Houck, Jr.

He had the mission statement and board of advisors established prior to his death.

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Latest News

An overdue update!

We want to send a big thank you to all of our supporters! We continue to make a huge difference in the community helping young children of abuse and could not do it without your help. It’s coming up on our annual grant giving… keep an eye out for that announcement! Last year we celebrated Gary’s 40th birthday in lieu of a Run on the Roof. It was a great celebration with family and friends remembering Gary.


2016 Recipients

Congratulations to
the following award recipients!

  • Community Action Program Domestic Violence Services
  • Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties
  • Leg Up Farm
  • YWCA Carlisle