St. Louis, Mo., October 03, 2013, 9:43 am -- /EPR NETWORK/ -- Kids In The Middle (KITM) recently announced Richard Eisen, partner at Growe Eisen Karlen LLC., as its 2014 Champion of Kids recipient. The Champion of Kids nominating committee selected Eisen for this prestigious award because of his considerable dedication to children in the community.
Eisen served on the KITM Board of Directors from 1994 to 2002 and as the volunteer attorney for the past 10 years. He was on the County Bar Association Executive Committee for eight years and then served as County Bar President in 2001 and 2002. He was also on the Solomon Schechter Day School Board and a past Chair of the JCC's Dad and I program. He is currently a member of the 2013-14 Class of Leadership St. Louis, which is a program of FOCUS St. Louis.
“We are absolutely thrilled with the nominating committee's choice for our agency's most distinguished award,” said KITM Executive Director Judy Berkowitz. “Rick is a tireless community leader who devotes his time and resources to serving area children. We have truly benefitted from his expertise and guidance, and this award shows our appreciation for all he has accomplished.”
KITM helps children and families transition to a new way of life before, during and after separation and divorce, for the sake of creating healthier futures for all involved. Founded in 1977, KITM is a nationally accredited nonprofit agency that provides comprehensive and confidential counseling, education and support services focused on the entire family. KITM is a proud member of the United Way of Greater St. Louis and is located at 2650 S. Hanley Rd. in St. Louis, Mo. For more information, call (314) 909-9922 or visit their website at www.kidsinthemiddle.org.
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