Kayla In The News

Kayla Cares Sets Up Donation Boxes in Florham Park (Florham Park Eagle)

Kayla Abramowitz, 13, and her organization Kayla Cares 4 Kids has set up a donation box in East Hanover for new and gently used DVDs, game consoles, video games, portable DVD players, handheld electronics, books, and arts and crafts. FLORHAM PARK – Thanks to a teenager in Florida and her aunt in New Jersey, area residents […]

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Florida’s Top Two Youth Volunteers Selected in 21st Annual National Awards Program (Business Wire)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sydney Hamilton, 17, of Key West and Kayla Abramowitz, 13, of North Palm Beach today were named Florida’s top two youth volunteers of 2016 by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a nationwide program honoring young people for outstanding acts of volunteerism. Sydney was nominated by Key West High School in Key West, […]

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Kayla Cares 4 Kids Delivers 10,000 Children’s Items to 84 Hospitals with Livingston’s Help (Tap Into Livingston)

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Kayla Cares 4 Kids, a 13-year-old girl’s mission to “help sick kids feel better one smile at a time,” has officially reached all 50 states, delivering more than 10,000 items to 84 hospitals. The award-winning non-profit organization, which was started by Livingston resident Jill Kravis’ niece, Kayla Abramowitz, collects entertainment and educational items to […]

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Local Teenager Helping Sick Kids who are in the Hospital (WPTV)

When Kayla Abramowitz was 6-years-old, she was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease and Juvenile Arthritis. Kayla said, “I felt sad that I wasn’t able to do things that other kids were able to do.” She spent a lot of time in the hospital. “I don’t have anybody to play with, I don’t have school work to […]

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Donations Meant to Cheer Young Patients (NW Arkansas Democrat Gazette)

Christi Roderique (left) with Mercy Medical Center in Rogers looks at some of the items donated to the pediatric unit by Kayla Abramowitz, 13, (right) and her mom, Andrea Abramowitz. Kayla is founder of the Kayla Cares 4 Kids organization, which has contributed items to hospitals across the nation for children to play with during […]

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National YEA Winner Visits Area (Fargo Chamber of Commerce)

The Chamber is thrilled and honored to have hosted the national winner of the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA) in our area recently. On July 8, Kayla Abramowitz and her mom Andrea had a full day’s worth of activities and events around the FMWF region. Kayla is just 13 years old and lives in Palm Beach […]

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Kayla Cares 4 Kids Entrepeneur Visits Fargo (KVLY-TV)

Kayla Abramowitz is a 13 year old kid with a big heart who loves helping others. She created “Kayla Cares 4 Kids” to collect and donate entertainment and educational materials to hospitals. On Wednesday Abramowitz stopped by Sanford Children’s Hospital and the Ronald McDonald House to donate items. So far, her organization has donated over […]

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13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Brings Mission to Fargo (Emerging Prairie)

Kayla Abramowitz is 13 years old. A good chunk of those thirteen years have been spent in the hospital. Between her having Crohn’s disease and juvenile arthritis and her younger brother Ethan having juvenile arthritis as well as eosinophilic esophagitis, gastritis, and gastroparesis, she’s well accustomed to spending time in the hospital – the hours, […]

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Dive Into Summer! (Chicago-Tribune)

When the kids whine that “There’s nothing to do!” and “Summer is sooo boring!” have the young ‘uns take a page from Kayla Abramowitz. The North Palm Beach, Fla., girl suffers from Crohn’s disease and juvenile arthritis, and her brother, Ethan, suffers from chronic gastrointestinal issues. That meant frequent visits and stays in a children’s […]

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