Our vision is to ensure quality alcohol and substance addiction education and treatment services are available to adolescents, adults and their families to foster a healthy WNY community.

2014 Galleria of Treats Raises $11,000 for KED!

November 10, 2014

Thank you to all of our sponsors, volunteers and participants who helped make the 2014 Galleria of Treats a success! With your help, we......


KED Annual Gala & Golf Touranment Raises Over $150,000!!

August 14, 2014

Thank you to all of the sponsors and participants who helped make this year’s KED Gala & Golf Tournament a huge success!! We look......


Our Mission is to raise, manage and distribute funds for the development and support of facilities, community education, and advocacy programs for adolescents and their families in Western New York suffering from alcohol and drug dependency/addiction.

17th Annual Kids Escaping Drugs SkiScape

Jan 4, 2015

For the past 17 years HoliMont has joined forces with KED to provide a fun day of skiing, food and prizes to raise money and awareness for Kids Escaping Drugs. It’s worth participating just to witness the Lake Effect Fire Fighter races where firefighters race down the slopes of HoliMont in full fire gear!

Over 200 participants come out to enjoy the snow-covered hills of the beautiful HoliMont Ski Resort in Ellicottville, NY. This one-of-a kind annual event highlights one of the best winter activities for the WNY area…. skiing and snowboarding, and of course, all for a great cause, Kids Escaping Drugs.

The day long festivities include…. skiing and snowboarding, individual and firefighter races, lunch and a fun-filled post-party.

-Minimum donation of $60 for non-members (Includes: All day ski pass, lunch and event t-shirt)*

-Minimum donation of $20 for Ski Patrol & HoliMont Members (Includes: Lunch and event t-shirt)*

*Guaranteed T-Shirt to all participants who pre-register.

Click HERE to register! If you choose to register at the event, please check-in at the KED table in the Main Chalet.

For more information contact our office at (716) 827-9462.

4th Annual KED Bowl-A-Thon

Mar 29, 2015

On Sunday, March 29th Kids Escaping Drugs will hold the 4th Annual KED Bowl-A-Thon at Strikers Bowling Alley in West Seneca, NY.

It is a $200 donation for a team of 5 ($40/person).

The event will include:
• Two games of bowling
• Pizza and pop
• Shoe rentals
• T-Shirt
• Prizes for the top female score, top male score and top team score
• Award for the team who raises the most money for KED!

**Corporate sponsorships are available!

If you are interested in bowling, please email Christina at ckruzer@ked.org or call at 716-827-9462 ext. 314.

Participants must pre-register!

Day-of Schedule:
10:00-11:00am – Registration
11:00am-1:00pm – Bowling

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