ABG GIVING BACK
Big Brothers Big Sisters of KC
Big Brothers Big Sisters Kansas City works to clear the path to a child’s biggest possible future by matching them with a caring, adult mentor in a one-to-one friendship. “Bigs” help “Littles” ignite, empower and defend their potential by standing with them. Last year, 100% of the Senior Littles graduated high school, 83% reported improved self esteem and 71% reported improved grades since being matched.
Great Plains SPCA
Great Plains SPCA is one of the largest No-Kill animal shelters in the Kansas City area, serving Johnson County, Kansas and the surrounding area. They offer comprehensive resources for pets that strengthen the relationship between pets and their human companions. Serving nearly 4,000 pets annually, Great Plains SPCA works to save, protect and improve the lives of animals, by providing humane sheltering, adoptions, unparalleled behavior and training as well as the HERO Team’s humane community outreach.
Cultivating disciples…on the court and 1-on-1
Ronald McDonald House Charities
Ronald McDonald House Charities goal is to keep families close to their sick children while they get the care and supportive services they need.On any given night, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City (RMHC-KC) serves 87 families. Annually their Houses and Family Room provided comfort and care to more than 8,000 families as well as opened our doors to support over 40,000 visits from family and friends of in-patients at Children’s Mercy.
Step Up to Cancer
Stand Up To Cancer enables scientific breakthroughs by funding collaborative, multidisciplinary, multi-institutional scientific cancer research teams and investigators. Thanks to the support of our dedicated partners, SU2C is able to bring widespread attention to cancer research and treatments.
Urban Christian Academy
Urban Christian Academy is a, Christian school in Kansas City. Their goal is to see students on a different trajectory than the one their zip code dictates. They believe that while Jesus is the linchpin to transformation, an excellent education is a vehicle to a myriad of life options that they believe students deserve and are capable of. They believe that lack of financial resources should not inhibit students from the opportunity to receive a high-quality, Christian education.