Home / Charity (page 3)

Charity

KCI Rotary Supports Platte County Efforts, Earns Regional Honor

The KCI Rotary Club recently presented $5,000 to support two Platte County efforts helping families and children in need. At a weekly meeting Nov. 9, President Donice Mahan presented two checks to Mary Jo Vernon. Vernon is director of the Platte County Health Department, which coordinates a countywide Back to …

Read More »

Veterans Receive On One Young Northlander’s Birthday

Grace Hall, daughter of Kansas City City Councilwoman Heather Hall, recently celebrated her 11th birthday. Instead of gathering some friends for gifts, pizza, cake, and ice cream, she decided to gather friends for pizza and an act of service. Hall invited 20 of her friends to attend her birthday party …

Read More »

Stories of Hope: Words of Hope

Hillcrest Hope

Though we cannot capture the story of every Hillcrest Hope graduate, here are some words of hope from past graduates: “I reached out to Hillcrest feeling defeated and broken in a seemingly hopeless situation. Within a week of being at Hillcrest, the light started shining. It was a light I …

Read More »

Gamble For Good this December

Feeling lucky? Put your poker skills to the test this December while giving to local charities and organizations. KC40’s most popular event, The KC 2040 Poker Tournament, will be held on December 9 this year, and promises to be an amazing experience. KC2040 hosts a variety of events throughout the …

Read More »

Smithville Legion Post 58 All You Can Eat Breakfast Saturday Oct. 22

The Sons of the American Legion in Smithville, MO are having an all you can eat breakfast this Saturday, October 22nd from 7 am – 11 am. Cost of the breakfast is $8. Proceeds will be given to the Julia’s Run for Hope project.  Julia was a Smithville teacher who died …

Read More »

Wells Fargo partners with Rebuilding Together Clay County to improve living conditions for disadvantaged homeowners

Essential home repairs will provide a safe, healthy home for a Kansas City North couple who may lose their homeowners insurance without this assistance LIBERTY, MO., Oct. 20, 2016 — The Wells Fargo Housing Foundation and Rebuilding Together affiliates across the nation are partnering together to transform the lives of …

Read More »

Smithville BBQ Owners Turn to Community After Fire at New Restaurant

Smokehouse at Chop’s BBQ & Catering Catches Fire, Owners Turn to Community to Rebuild Starting a new business can be a significant drain on a family both emotionally and financially. Tuesday night brought even more challenges to Sarah and Dan Ulledahl after a latch failed on the smoker at their …

Read More »

Rebuilding Together Clay County Volunteers to Improve Living Conditions for Disadvantaged Homeowners

Rebuilding Together Clay County will provide home repairs and modifications for seniors, those with disabilities and low-income families on their annual Rebuilding Day on October 1st. Close to 400 volunteers will participate on Rebuilding Day to improve the homes and lives of 23 families in Clay County. Volunteer crews from …

Read More »

96.5 The Buzz to Partner With Serve KC for the #LoveLonger Campaign

Serve KC is partnering with local radio station 96.5 The Buzz to continue their #LoveLonger campaign with monthly volunteer projects that make a positive impact the greater Kansas City community.  The Buzz Family will join Serve KC in an ongoing effort to increase volunteer opportunities and support local causes. Each …

Read More »

Briarcliff Business Partnership Alliance Announces 2016-17 Charity

Each year in September the Briarcliff Business Partnership Alliance (BBPA) board and members accept applications for 5013c charities. The group as a whole elects the charity recipient to receive all the net proceeds. Throughout the year the BBPA hosts events to raise funds for the elected charity. The winning charity …

Read More »