About Us

Who are Kids Meeting Kids

Kids Meeting Kids was founded in the year 1982. After 30 years, the organization has involved some 800,000 kids from all over the New York City Area as well as stretching throughout the United States and over 140 different countries. It is a non-profit 501c (3) organization that holds Consultative Status with the United Nations and it is unique in the fact that it is run by youth for youth, ages 12 to 21, who work together and help one another to make our lives, our cities, our countries and the world safer.We as an organization focus on projects that promote children’s rights and social justice, non violent solutions to resolve conflicts, inter-group and international cooperation. Kids Meeting Kids helps kids find ways to speak for themselves, and to take care of both the larger community and even the world.