The goal of Uplift is to deliver those basic human needs, care and compassion to the homeless of Kansas City.
A nonprofit social enterprise, First Book distributes tens of millions of new books and educational resources every year to schools and programs serving children in need nationwide.
Grace of Leawood
Grace of Leawood is an assisted living facility that prides itself with the mantra of "The resident is always right" and a staff that lives that motto.
TNK Children's Foundation
TNK Children's Foundation strives to provide everyday services to families, who are going through the crisis of a child having cancer or blood disease.
The Musica Project is a network of music educators doing community projects in Kansas City. Started three years ago by local band, Making Movies, the Musica Project hosts music summer camps, after-school music lessons and private music lessons that impact students in the metro area.
Platte County Community Center South
The Platte County Community Center South has facilities and programs to meet a variety of interests. Cardio and strength-training equipment, indoor pool, outdoor spray park, group exercise classes free to members, walking track among other things.
Operation Gratitude is a volunteer-based organization that sends care packages to the military and first responder communities.
Once a year, KC Crew designs an Urban Golf Course that traverses some of Kansas City’s greatest landmarks including the River Market, the Downtown Library, The Kauffman Performing Arts Center and more!
The Hope Center
The Hope Center strives to confirm, collaborate and create vibrant neighborhoods on Kansas City’s east side where people of all types can flourish. This is accomplished through their spiritual, educational, medical, technical, economic and family-based initiatives.
Cycling Kansas City
Cycling Kansas City is the oldest and largest cycling advocacy, education and outreach non profit in Kansas City.
Lead to Read KC
Lead to Read's mission is to help kids in grades 1 through 4 improve their basic reading skills by reading one-on-one with a trusted, caring adult from the community.
Literacy KC seeks to advance literacy among Kansas City area adults through direct services, advocacy and collaboration. Their vision is literacy for all.
KCRiverFest brings our community together for a fun, family-oriented celebration on our Nation’s birthday. Located at Richard L. Berkley Riverfront Park.
WIN for Kansas City Triathlon
WIN for KC works to empower women and girls through advocating and promoting the lifetime value of sports and fitness while providing opportunities for participation and leadership development.
The Whole Person
The Whole Person envisions a fully integrated community of equality, where opportunities and choices are not limited by disability. They promote a world in which people with disabilities will exercise independent choices and join with their supporters to advocate for positive change within society and its systems.
YWAM Kansas City
YWAM KC builds and promotes Christian evangelistic programs throughout the Kansas City metro area and beyond.
Down Syndrome Guild of Greater Kansas City
The Down Syndrome Guild of Greater Kansas City provides support and resources for individuals with Down Syndrome, their families and the professionals who serve them. DSG also seeks to provide the entire community with information and education to broaden awareness and foster positive attitudes regarding people with Down Syndrome.
United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation
The United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation promotes research and education for the diagnosis, treatment and cure of mitochondrial disorders and to provide support to affected individuals and families.
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
The National MS Society's vision is a world free of MS. The Society mobilizes people and resources so that everyone affected by MS can live their best lives as we stop MS in its tracks, restore what has been lost and end MS forever.
The Children's Place
The Children's Place nurtures and promotes the healthy development of young children who have survived abuse, neglect and trauma by providing specialized services and family support, within a safe and caring environment.
The Kansas City Zoo
The Kansas City Zoo is located in historic Swope Park. With more than 1,000 animals and over 200 acres, the Zoo is the most affordable fun in Kansas City!For more info check out
Heart to Heart International
Heart to Heart International strengthens communities through improving health access, providing humanitarian development and crisis relief worldwide.
They engage volunteers, collaborate with partners and deploy resources to achieve this mission.
The Single Mom KC
Single MOM is a relationship based ministry dedicated to the healing and restoration of Single Mother Families.
American Diabetes Association
American Diabetes Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes. They deliver services to hundreds of communities. They provide objective and credible information. They give voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes.
The Giving Brick
The Giving Brick accept previously-loved LEGO bricks and sets, recycle them back into retail-quality LEGO sets, and gift those to abused and neglected kids.
Girl Scouts of Northeast Kansas and Northwest Missouri