Kids Connection

Kids Connection is an after school and summer day camp program for youth ages 5 - 18. Monte Vista Kids Connection recently moved into its first ever completely-their-own facility at 134 Washington Street. Visit the organization's Facebook page for more information. 

View Summer 2018 Schedule here

Kids Connection logo. Two cartoon children riding a cartoon bird.
Monte Vista Kids Connection has also partnered with the Alpine Achievers Initiative through the Americorps program, and receives support in the form of various volunteers who assist with homework help, tutoring, and program leader assistance.

Mission Statement

To provide a safe place for the youth of the San Luis Valley. Where every child gets a chance, especially those that need us most, to be inspired to reach their full potential and to be cared for unconditionally.


Children living in Rio Grande County households that earn less than $75,000 annually, are eligible for free submission. Otherwise, we are  currently offering a reduced amount of $15 per week per child if you pay in advance for the next month. Otherwise it is $20 per week per child. Payments are accepted at Monte Vista City Hall or online.
Looking for a way to help?

  • Volunteer your time.
  • Share a skill with the youth.
  • Give financial support.
  • Sponsor a child's field trip.
  • Donate some goods from our wish list (PDF).

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