GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. – As Kids ‘n Kinship celebrates its 45th anniversary, they are holding a gala for the public to attend.

The gala is set for Sunday, September 17th at Brackett’s Crossing in Lakeville. Kids ‘n Kinship Program Director Jan Belmore stopped by the KARE 11 News at 4 to talk about the gala.

Kids ‘n Kinship provides mentors and role models to children and youth ages 5-16 and serves Apple Valley, Burnsville, Eagan, Farmington, Lakeville and Rosemount.

You can learn more about the organization and the upcoming gala on their website.