Program Development

Resource: Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness

This website is a comprehensive, interactive resource for professionals working with military families. 

Resource: NCFY

This website provides articles highlighting resources on research, program strategies, federal news, and funding opportunities.

Youth M.O.V.E. National

We spoke with Youth M.O.V.E. National, Youth M.O.V.E. Miami – Though the Arts, and Youth M.O.V.E. Jacksonville in person and by phone in July 2014 and again via email in September 2015


We spoke with Martand via phone and email in May 2014.

Martand, 11, lives in California. In 2011, he began Kids and Smiles, a nonprofit organization with the goal of trying to bring smiles to kids in hospitals. Kids and Smiles brings hospitalized kids entertainment, such as toys, DVDs, or card games.

What inspired you to start Kids and Smiles?