Charity Partners

Heartstrings_Primary_Logo_PMS 7626-01Heartstrings Community Foundation is a unique Employment Service for adults with Devolopmental Disabilities who want to work and interact in the community.  Individuals employed in HCF’s six businesses are working in the community and are paid sales commissions.  Heartstrings Community Foundation assists adults with developmental disabilities to live meaningful, independent, productive lives through interactions within the community.

Click here to register to run for Heartstrings!


SJ_vert_tag_full_colorSt. Jude is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. When you sign up as a St. Jude Hero for Hospital Hill Run, you’ll be taking an important step toward finding cures and saving children battling cancer and other deadly diseases. Through the generous support of fundraisers and their donors, families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food—because all a family should worry about is helping their child live. St. Jude has spent more than half a century finding cures and saving children, and our groundbreaking research has helped push the survival rate for childhood cancer from less than 20% in 1962 to more than 80% today. Join us as a St. Jude Hero today!

Join St. Heroes here!

For more information about becoming a St. Jude Hero, contact Jamie Manley at jamie.manley@stjude.org


Sojourner Health Clinic is a free safety-net clinic run that helps the adult homeless and medically indigent in downtown Kansas City, Missouri maintain their health and avoid expensive emergency room visits and hospital stays by providing routine safety-net medical services including health education, disease management, diagnosis, immunizations, screenings, and medications free of charge.

Run by students from health sciences programs at UMKC and Rockhurst University, Sojourner creates an environment where medical students and other future providers have the opportunity to interact with, understand, and care for the medically indigent.


Cabins4Kids facilitates summer camps for all youth with a focus on youth from low income families. The organization drives to create an environment in which youth are invested in making a positive impact within a changing society. Cabins4Kids encourages learning, leadership, and a positive self-image so that youth are empowered to make choices for a positive future.


Mission
Midwest Adaptive Sports (MAS) is a therapeutic recreational and competitive program for individuals with disabilities. Our objective is to have fun, build independence, self-esteem, confidence, physical development and socialization. We strive to enhance active participation in all aspects of community by promoting the concept of ability through integration, public awareness and education.

Vision
MAS will empower individuals with physical, cognitive, emotional or behavioral challenges to positively impact their lives and provide the chance for those persons to gain independence, confidence and dignity through sports recreation and competition.