About Our Organization
Kidz Count, Inc. is a non-profit 501c3 organization located in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Our organization helps youth nationwide have a solid financial education early so that they are equipped for a lifetime of smart financial decisions. We promote financial literacy and entrepreneurship through a variety of events and programs.
Vision: To affect the lives of over one million youth by providing financial knowledge and education on how to create and manage wealth.
Mission: Kidz Count, Inc. mission is to cultivate, empower and encourage our nation’s leaders; by equipping, challenging and impacting the lives of youth nationwide through financial literacy and entrepreneurship training. The goal is to affect over one million youth across the nation; in hopes of sparking ingenuity and stabilization for our future leaders.
About the founder: Samantha Porter is an author, public speaker and entrepreneur. She founded Kidz Count Inc in 2011 and is the C.E.O. of Integrity Taxes & Accounting. Samantha has more than a decade of experience in the area of personal and small business finances and her heart is towards helping youth have a solid financial education early so that they are equipped for a lifetime of smart financial decisions. Her motto is: “Educating youth. Creating Wealth. Changing Lives” and over 3,500 children have benefited from her financial education programs to date.
She currently resides in Coral Springs, FL with her husband Winfred and three kids.
Our Board of Directors
Samantha Porter, Founder, Executive Director
Shae Bynes, President
Nethel Stephens, Vice President
Krystle Barther, Treasurer
Maureen Industrious, Secretary
Janaya Rehman, Operations Director
Winfred Porter, Director
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