Proven Track record

A strong track record for helping kids succeed distinguishes WINGS in the youth development field. We have been singled out for the quality and effectiveness of our work:


WINGS has been recognized as a “best practice” by education organizations including:

In addition, we have also been recognized for exceptional business practices:

WINGS for Kids is by almost all measures a comparatively strong, performance-driven organization with a robust program model designed with extraordinary attention to detail. The program is managed and delivered with fidelity by the organization’s staff.
Michael Bailin
Former President of the Edna McConnell Clark Foundation

Lifetime Board member Kate Huey and CEO Bridget Laird with former U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan