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Raleigh Barmer Joins KITS Full-Time as COO

Longtime part-time KITS Operations Manager Raleigh Barmer steps into the full-time role of KITS Chief Operating Officer. Barmer’s expanded role was made possible by a grant from the Weingart Foundation.Barmer has worked as an efficiency management consultant for over...

HFPA Awardee KITS Hires Alumni for New Studio Construction

HFPA Capital Funding Supports the Production Studio with Purpose Kids In The Spotlight (KITS) has been an annual awardee of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) since 2016, enjoying the company of such fellow awardees as OutFest, Women in Film, and...

Important KITS Events 



KITS Studio Ribbon Cutting

KITS is proud to announce the Production Studio with Purpose is officially open and ready for your production needs after its official ribbon cutting.



Deadline Short Scripts For 2023

Open exclusively to current and former foster youth, ages 18-24, please submit your short scripts (10 pages or less) to by 11:59pm PST on August 6th.



KITS Film Awards

Join us November 4th at Paramount Pictures Studios as Hollywood brightest stars help shine the spotlight on foster-impacted and inner-city young filmmakers!