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Boy Scout Project

Blake Perry, a Boy Scout from Crandall, decided to organize a Donation Drive for The Shelter as his Eagle Scout Project.  This would help him earn the highest rank in Scouting, the Eagle rank.   Over a period of 3 weeks, he collected over 600 items!  This included school supplies, office supplies, diapers, baby wipes, clothing items, cleaning supplies, toiletries, and many […]

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Christmas in July 2018

On July 7, 2018 our annual Christmas in July was held at KCCS The day was filled with good food, live music and community fellowship. The children and staff enjoyed watching the bike groups as they arrived with a very loud rumble. Santa and a giant teddy bear were among the riders and were a […]

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Presentation of CPR Anytime Adult Training Kits

Paula Potcinske presenting the CPR Anytime Adult Training Kit to KCCS nurse Mary Harmon Our company would like to acknowledge the important work you do as a nonprofit in our community by donating a CPR Anytime Adult Training Kit<https://cpr.heart.org/AHAECC/CPRAndECC/Training/CPRAnytime/AdultCPRAnytime/UCM_473169_Adult-Child-CPR-Anytime-Training-Kits.jsp>. The training kit contains everything needed to learn basic CPR and automated external defibrillator (AED) skills […]

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Sunnyvale Bands visit the Shelter

On Wednesday, June 27th, several of our SHS and SMS Band kids made it out to the Norville Children’s Center in Kaufman, TX.  The home is a safe place and environment for any kids that are in abusive home and family situations. This is the 4th year that we have visited this wonderful facility, and […]

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Kaufman Christian School Students Give Back

High School students from Kaufman Christian School spent the first Friday of each month this school year serving at the shelter.  This is the 5th year KCS has partnered with KCCS to allow our students to give back to their community.  KCS students spent 2 hours each Friday doing various chores from cleaning to laundry […]

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Crandall High School

This year our amazing students from Crandall High School went to work at the Kaufman County Children’s Shelter for their CBI (Community Based Instruction) class.  There were 6 students that rotated and participated in this class.  These students are in this class in order to gain employ-ability skills to use after high school graduation.  They were there […]

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Thank you for making our Christmas to remember!!!

Freedom Riders Metrocrest Community Church – Coppell Ron Shover & Santa Kevin – B3 Entertainment Shalom Riders Crandall United Methodist Church First United Methodist – Terrell (Pairs& Spares) Crandall Gold Dusters National Honors Society high school – Forney GAP Employees – Terrell FCI – Seagoville J.A.B – Terrell First Christian Church – Terrell (Joy Class) […]

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Christmas Thank you!!!!

We would like to thank the community for the support and the love shown to our children during the holiday season KCCS was filled with laughter, happiness and joy the entire month of December We enjoyed all of the visitors, parties, gifts, donations and goodies brought to us by all Thank you KCCS staff and […]

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October Happenings

In October we had lots of things going on: For nearly 4 years, Kaelyn Black has been part of a core group of youth, from Central Baptist in Crandall, who visit the shelter on the second Sunday of each month. We have lunch and play with the kids for a few hours, always striving to […]

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May Happenings

In May the employees of Levi’s Outlet #481 at Tanger Mall in Terrell came to Play.  

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