Nonprofit organizations in the KC region are not only wonderful places to volunteer your time and talent, they are also vibrant places to work. Check out different ways to help volunteer in KC. Below is a listing of just a few KC nonprofit organizations to spark your search. 

  • A

    ArtsKC Fund
    An initiative of ArtsKC and raises money to support a wide range of arts organizations, artists and arts programs in the area.

  • C

    Catholic Foundation of Northeast Kansas
    A key source for education, support and training that helps ensure the continuation of the mission of the parishes and organizations across the Archdiocese of Kansas City.

    CCVI 20/20 Club

    The merging of Friends of CCVI and CCVI Young Friends to conduct fundraising activities for the Children’s Center for the Visually Impaired school, increases community awareness and provides an opportunity for lasting relationships.

  • E

    Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
    One of the largest private foundations in the United States, committed to the mission of fostering a society of economically independent individuals who are engaged citizens in their communities.
  • F

    Francis Family Foundation
    Supports specific efforts to promote lifelong learning skills in children and specific areas within arts and culture.
  • G

    Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
    Helps to improve the quality of life in the Greater Kansas City area by increasing charitable giving, educating and connecting donors to community needs they care about, and leading on critical community issues.

    Greater Kansas City Gay and Lesbian Youth Services 
    Helps to improve the LGBT youth to become aware of and comfortable with their identities, knowledgeable of their health status and risks, and actively involved in the Kansas City community
  • H

    H&R Block Foundation
    Aligns leadership and resources to create positive social change on important community issues.

    Hall Family Foundation
    A private philanthropic organization, seeking to be responsive to programs that are innovative, yet strive to create permanent solutions to community needs in the Greater Kansas City area.

    A regional food bank servicing the 26-county area of northwestern Missouri and northeastern Kansas. Harvesters provides food and related household products in the KC region.

    Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City
    Provides leadership, advocacy and resources to eliminate barriers and promote quality health for uninsured and underserved in our service area.

    Heart to Heart International (HHI) 
    Provides medical response during disasters, including the shipment of aid and supplies, deployment of staff and mobilization of its ambulatory medical clinic
  • J

    Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Kansas City
    An international leader in innovative and collaborative programs, ranging from youth philanthropy to organizational capacity building and crowd-sourced charitable giving.

    Jewish Federation of Greater Kansas City
    Works with the Kansas City community to raise funds for programs, with a framework of Jewish values.

    Jewish Heritage Foundation
    Provides grant opportunities to promote health and well being in the Greater Kansas City area, with a priority to serve the Jewish community.
  • L

    Legal Aid
    The only organization in western Missouri that provides free, comprehensive civil legal services to low-income people.
  • M

    Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOSCA)
     It's mission is to advocate for, support and help survivors of sexual violence heal and prevent sexual violence in the KC community. 

    Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation
    Its mission is to support organizations and programs that enhance the quality and accessibility of the arts in the greater Kansas City community.
  • N

    Nonprofit Connect
    A regional association uniquely serving individuals involved in the management of nonprofit organizations.

    Nonprofit Leadership Alliance
    The Nonprofit Leadership Alliance strengthens the social sector with a talented and prepared workforce.
  • R

    REACH Healthcare Foundation
    A nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to improving access and quality of health care for poor and medically underserved individuals through financial support of programs and initiatives.
  • S

    Sosland Foundation
    Makes grants to applicants in the Kansas City region as a part of their valued Jewish tradition of giving charitably to their community.

    Sunderland Foundation
    Provides grants for building construction, renovation, repairs and restoration of facilities to nonprofits in the Kansas City region and other areas where the Ash Grove Cement Company does business.

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