Join Louie’s Kids and the Citadel Family Run Program

for an 8-week training for the 2022 Reindeer Run








Louie’s Kids’ mission is to empower kids to make positive physical and mental changes for a healthier and more productive life. We also encourage participation in community-oriented parts of our programs with one-on-one support. This year we partner with The Citadel Bulldogs Family Run Program for the Louie’s Kids Big Dog Little Dog 8-week training for the 2022 Reindeer Run.

To register please fill out, sign and forward the Family Release Form below to  and purchase your Family Ticket!



Louie’s Kids

Our Mission & Vision

To empower kids to make physical and mental changes for a healthier and more productive life. To strengthen the future of the communities we serve by making children better, healthier citizens. To provide excellent stewardship to those funders who invest their time and treasure in the children we serve. To provide our employees with challenging and rewarding careers in facilitating healthy changes in children.

Executive Team

Louis Yuhasz

Louis Yuhasz

Executive Director

A native of Alexandria, Virginia, Louis Yuhasz was the child of a morbidly obese parent – affectionately named “Big Louie.” Louis’ father weighed 550 pounds at the time of his death in January 2001. Louis founded Louie’s Kids…

Margaret Moss Taylor

Margaret Moss Taylor

Counseling / Behavioral Therapist

Margaret’s professional education includes a master’s degree in counseling from Clemson University and an undergraduate degree in psychology from Davidson College. Since graduate school, her counseling career has included work in a residential treatment center,

Justin Bennett

Justin Bennett

Athletic Program Director

Justin Bennett is a native of Charleston, SC and attended The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, where he attained a degree in accounting. Justin started volunteering with Louie’s Kids in the spring of  2011. He has been a running track and field since high school and has completed more than 12 marathons.

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Louie's Kids

A 501-c3 Non-Profit Organization


PO Box 21291

Charleston, SC 29413


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