Pathfinder Kids Kampus Collecting Supplies for Joplin Missouri at Child Care Center and at Parade on June 18th

The future leaders of Huntington County that attend Pathfinder Kids Kampus Child Care Center will be helping the future leaders of Joplin Missouri on Saturday, June 18th.

Lisa Mettler, Administrator of Pathfinder Kids Kampus receives a donation from Mallory Emley

Pathfinder Kids Kampus will be accepting donations of new or gently used toys, clothes, games, books, diapers, shoes, bedding, bikes and monetary donations to help the children of Joplin Missouri. Many of these families have lost their toys, homes, and keepsakes in the tornados that struck the area in May.

“We would like to thank everyone in advance for helping our children in their efforts of helping others,” stated Lisa Mettler, Administrator of Pathfinder Kids Kampus. “It is our goal at Kids Kampus to help children and families of Joplin Missouri by providing them with anything we can to assist in helping them with their tragic loss,” Mettler concluded.

Donations are being accepted immediately at Pathfinder Kids Kampus located at 435 Campus Street in Huntington on Monday through Friday from 6:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.

Additionally, the Kids Kampus Helping Hands Wagons will also accept donations along the Heritage Days parade route on Saturday, June 18th in Huntington.

Information on summer and fall programming for Pathfinder Kids Kampus can be found on the web at, or contact (260) 356-0123. Pathfinder Kids Kampus, Huntington, offers Early Head Start programs for children ages 0 to 3, early intervention services along with child care and preschool services for children from infancy to age 12.  Pathfinder Kids Kampus is a Paths to QUALITY Provider and is the only licensed child care center in Huntington County. Kids Kampus is a division of Pathfinder Services, a not-for-profit human and community development agency based in Huntington and serving Northeast Indiana.