4KIDS recently named Chuck Hood as the new President of 4KIDS of South Florida. Chuck joins 4KIDS from the Early Learning Coalition of Broward County, Inc. where he served as CEO. Chuck’s history in serving and advocating for children will allow 4KIDS to further the vision of a home for every child. As the District Administrator for the Department of Children and Families District 11 in Miami-Dade, Chuck was able to gain invaluable experiences in social services. As the President of 4KIDS, Chuck looks forward to working side by side with a community of 4KIDS advocates dedicated to bringing hope to children in crisis. Chuck and his wife Christina have 6 children Cody (21) attending the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado, Zackery (16), Melody (14), Grant (9), Reagan (6) and Morgan (20 months). As a former foster parent and longtime youth mentor, Chuck understands the impact a loving home can have on the life of a child and is prepared to bring renewed hope to the lives of hurting children across South Florida and beyond. Visit www.4kidsofsfl.org.