Montgomery Chamber of Commerce

Business Spotlight June 2016

Posted on: May 31, 2016 9:00 pm

A Kid Again

Business Description: We exist to foster hope, happiness and healing for families raising kids with life threatening illnesses.

Business Address: 9600 Montgomery Rd #4, Cincinnati, OH 45242

Phone Number: (513) 232-5104

Website: http://www.akidagain.org/

Get to know the the managers, Kaitlyn & Liz

What is your favorite part or your job?
Kaitlyn: I really enjoy meeting the families that we serve and getting to know their story. I value the time that I get to spend with them and I am marveled by their strength and resilience.
Liz: Two things. First, the day to day is always different, which is interesting. Second, meeting and working with so many different people including families, generous volunteers and financial supporters, and other partners.

Do you have any hobbies or activities of interest? What are they?
Liz: I love to bake to the point where one of my teenage sons recently told me there were too many baked goods in the house and he could not keep up.

If you could travel anywhere, where would it be?
Liz: Vienna, Austria for New Year’s Eve.

If you could meet anyone, who would it be?
Liz: Eleanor Roosevelt

If you could change one thing about the world what would it be?
Liz: Access to education, particularly for girls in underdeveloped countries.

If you could be talented at anything instantly what would you choose?
Liz: Photography – there is a pictorial graveyard full of photographs I took thinking they would really be terrific.

What is one of your favorite quotes?
Kaitlyn: “One person can make a difference, and everyone should try.” – JFK
Liz: “Always be a first-rate version of yourself rather than a second-rate version of somebody else.” Judy Garland

What was your favorite food when you were a child?
Kaitlyn: Macaroni & Cheese (still is!)

Do you have any pets? How many? What kind? Names?
Kaitlyn: I have a yellow lab named Levon.

Where did you grow up?
Kaitlyn: Cincinnati, OH

What is a show on TV that you can’t miss?
Liz: The Voice
Kaitlyn: Game of Thrones

What is your favorite movie?
Kaitlyn: When Harry Met Sally
Liz: The Sting

Money is not an option what type of car would you buy and drive?
Liz: I would try a Tesla for about town.

Money is not an option where would you go on a 2 week vacation?
Kaitlyn: Maui, Hawaii
Liz: The Mediterranean, largely because I love the cuisine.

What is your favorite hangout spot in Cincinnati?
Kaitlyn: I really enjoy going to the different parks around the city they all have so much to do from grabbing lunch from a food truck in Washington Park to playing with my nieces and nephews in some of the beautiful parks around Montgomery.