Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City to begin construction on new building in Crossroads District
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City (BBBSKC) officially began construction on a new building in the Crossroads District on Friday, October 17, 2014. Lead donors, board members, staff and media gathered for a demolition ceremony to mark the beginning of a new chapter for BBBSKC. The ceremony took place at the new building, located at 1709 Walnut Street in Kansas City, Missouri.
KC Magazine selected 30 movers and shakers who are making a difference in their profession, in their community and in the lives of the people around them to be honored at the the 2014 Most Wanted Auction. They will put together packages that will be auctioned off at the Most Wanted Auction on December 6 at The Madrid. Click here to see the list of honorees. Visit www.bbbskc.org/mwa2014 to buy tickets.
KC Hopps has named BBBSKC the beneficiary of their October Give Back campaign. Stop by your local Blue Moose, O'Dowd's, Barley's Brewhaus, 810 Zone, 75th Street Brewery or The Alley for some delicious food and cold drinks and purchase a football for $1. Proceeds will benefit BBBSKC and all participants will be entered to win a $500 KC Hopps gift card.
BBBSKC is pleased to announce an exciting new partnership with Phone Medic
BBBSKC will receive a contribution for each phone that Phone Medic repairs. If you're experiencing phone issues stop by your nearest Phone Medic location to get your phone fixed and support life changing friendships for kids in Kansas City.
Join us for a morning of inspiration and learn how you can make an impact on kids in Kansas City by attending the Match Maker Breakfast. Join us on Wednesday, November 12 at The Gallery (61 East 14th Street Kansas City, MO 64105.) The registration and coffee reception will begin at 7:30, followed by the breakfast and program from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. RSVP at www.bbbskc.org/matchmakers.
The Most Wanted Auction presented by KC Magazine's Most Wanted Honorees
| Saturday, December 6, 2014 | The Madrid - 3810 Main Street, Kansas City, MO | VIP 6:00 PM; GA 7:00 PM; Auction 8:00 PM | Don't miss this one-of-a-kind party and the best live auction in KC. Join us as we honor KC Magazine's 2014 Most Wanted Honorees as they auction off once-in-a-lifetime auction packages to benefit BBBSKC. Bid with friends on a group package, purchase an amazing trip to enjoy in 2015 or buy an auction package that allows you to hang out with your favorite KC celebrity. GA tickets are $40/each in advance and include 2 drinks and light appetizers. VIP tickets are $100/each or 4 for $300 and include seating, meet and greet with honorees, food, signature cocktails and early entry. This is not a sit-down, stuffy auction; it’s an exciting atmosphere where you can mix, mingle, eat, drink and bid on the biggest and best auction packages in KC. Purchase your tickets at www.bbbskc.org/mwa2014 or email email@example.com with questions.
BBBSKC Named Ingrams Magazine Best Non Profit in KC
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City was recognized in this month's issue of Ingram's magazine as the Best Non-Profit, earning a Gold status. Thank you for your support in helping put BBBSKC on top. Visit www.ingramsonline.com to read more about KC's Best of Business.