A Look into a KING Music Lesson

     By Robin Sikes I started volunteering with Kids in a New Groove nine months ago and immediately felt a part of something significant, so when I was offered a Program Intern position for the summer, it was a no brainer. As an intern, I have been given the chance to contribute to the program[…]

guitarkid-flickrcc-1024x582 features Kids in a New Groove

Thank you to for highlighting our work inspiring youth in foster care through music and mentorship! “Austin has many wonderful organizations dedicated to its music scene, including one that caters to its youngest musicians. Founded in 2009 by Karyn Scott, Kids In A New Groove, or KING, strives to provide children in the Texas foster[…]


KING hosts Child Trauma Training

This past week, Kids in a New Grooved held a Child Trauma training which was taught Program Coordinator Laura Wood. Laura has over five years of experience teaching trauma-informed classes to foster parents and caseworkers to help give them a better understanding of children in foster care. The goal of the training was for mentors[…]


Call for Keyboards

KING Needs Electronic Keyboards! We have multiple students needing new or gently used electronic keyboards to begin lessons. If you have a keyboard or know someone who would be willing to donate one, please email Laura Wood at Thank you for supporting music for youth in foster care!