Their substantial financial contributions have been used to leverage other donations we have received from individuals and other businesses in our most important fund raising events.
Provo, UT (Vocus) October 30, 2009
APX Alarm, one of the nation's largest residential security alarm companies, announced today that it has awarded Kids On The Move with $25,000 to help fund comprehensive programs and support services to children with disabilities or development disorders in Utah County.
“We have greatly valued our partnership with APX Alarm in the past couple of years and have benefitted from their concern about making their community better,” said Stuart Collyer, Executive Director of Kids On The Move. “Their substantial financial contributions have been used to leverage other donations we have received from individuals and other businesses in our most important fund raising events.”
Since its inception in 1986, Kids On The Move has been committed to support the development of young children and families in our community. In 2009, 1,400 children and families were served and over 21,000 home visits were made. The organization is focused on providing resources for comprehensive development services including speech, physical and occupational therapy services to infants and toddlers with disabilities.
Kids On The Move has recently been recognized as the “Non-Profit of the Year” and was a recipient of the 2009 Arthur V. Watkins Award from the Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce.
“As part of the APX Family Foundation, we are proud to continue our support and commitment to Kids On The Move,” said Josh Houser, APX Alarm Vice President of Service and Inside Sales. “The positive impact they are making in the lives of families with children with disabilities is truly inspiring and consistent with our own mission of protecting families.”
About Kids On the Move
Kids on the Move is a private, non-profit organization based in Orem, Utah that provides support and services to children and families in Utah County. Kids On The Move serves families with children birth to age three, including families of children with special needs and also low-income families. Kids On The Move provides services and support to children and families through four main programs: Early Intervention, Early Head Start, the Early Education Center, and Noorda Family Resource Library.
About APX Alarm
APX Alarm’s (http://www.apxalarm.com) mission is to help families protect and secure their future. Now in its 10th year of operations, APX Alarm is one of the fastest growing national security alarm companies providing world-class customer support and service to hundreds of thousands of customers throughout North America. Currently, it is ranked #7 in the SDM list of the largest 100 security installation and monitoring companies. Additional corporate information can be found by visiting our website.