K.I.D.S. CHOICE: Kids in Distressed Situations Inc. (K.I.D.S.) has been tapped as charity of choice of the New York International Gift Fair Aug. 13 to 18. K.I.D.S. will be the recipient of all remaining inventory from the 2,800 exhibiting companies at the Pier and the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, which are showcasing home, lifestyle and gift categories.
K.I.D.S. will donate merchandise to children and families in need through local agencies such as the Bed Stuy Campaign Against Hunger, Episcopal Social Services, New Creative Community, Child Abuse Prevention Program, Community Center of Immigrants, Alianza Dominicana and Children of Promise.