KC Magazine's Most Wanted Honoree Reunion Happy Hour | Thursday, July 30 | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. BBBSKC Office: 1709 Walnut, KCMO | Join BBBSKC and KC Magazine as we gather to toast the past nine years of Most Wanted Honorees and the funds they have raised for BBBSKC with cocktails on the rooftop deck at the new BBBSKC office overlooking the Crossroads. Find out information about getting involved with the event will be provided and nominations can be submitted on the spot. Click here to RSVP to the event and submit online nominations here.
Eric Berry Foundation's 500 Backpack Giveaway | Thursday, July 30, 2015 | 4:00-8:00 p.m. Dick's Sporting Goods, 17730 E 39th Street, Independence, MO | Littles, join KC Chief Eric Berry, Miss Missouri 2015 Erica Stone and others to receive a free filled backpack and medical check to start your year off right.
Derrick Johnson's Gearing Up | Thursday, August 6 | Arrowhead Stadium | Help your Little gear up for the school year with Derrick Johnson. Littles will receive a backpack with the basic items they need to be successful in the 2015-2016 school year. Bigs may invite their Little's siblings if desired and approved by Match Specialist. All school-aged children in an invited family may receive a backpack at the eventp must register for total children on registration page. Space is limited. RSVP with your Case Manager.
RISE, A Rooftop Crawl in the Crossroads presented by Burns and McDonnell, in honor of our 50th year in Kansas City | Saturday, August 29 | Participants will crawl to 5 of the best rooftops in the crossroads district to enjoy food, drinks and entertainment. Each rooftop will honor a different decade – 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's and the present. Ticket site will be live soon!
Gridiron Glory NFL Season Preview | Saturday, August 15 | 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. | Union Station | Benefitting BBBSKC, Union Station will be hosting a special panel discussion on the upcoming NFL season during one of the final weeks of the NFL Hall of Fame Gridiron Glory exhibit. Hear the panelists, including four professional football players, discuss a preview of the season, ask questions, listen to how mentoring was an important part in their life and learn more about Big Brothers Big Sisters. Tickets are discounted at $16.50 (purchased online or at the door) and food and drinks are provided. Purchase tickets here. Use the discount code 81515. The event is presented by CommunityAmerica Credit Union.
Riss Lake Annual Charity Golf Tournament | Saturday, August 15 | 8:00 a.m. | 8905 Shoal Creek Parkway in KC, MO | Do you and your little enjoy golfing? Consider volunteering or playing in this annual golf tournament benefitting BBBS! To sign up to volunteer at the event with your Little or a friend or learn more about the tournament contact John Norton: firstname.lastname@example.org or (816) 388-0462. For more information, please visit www.risslakelifegolf.com
6th Annual BBBS-KC Disc Golf Tournament | Hosted by the Big Impact Group | Saturday, September 19 | Thornfield Private Disc Golf Course: 6700 W. 167th Street, Stillwell, KS 66085 | 2 Heats- 1st Heat Competitive, 2nd Heat Non-Competitive. Participants will receive a disc, drink holder, free beer, lunch and more! Register at www.bbbskc.org/discgolf2015. Contact Brittany@bbbbskc.org for questions.
KC Beer Fest Benefiting BBBSKC | Saturday, September 19th | Tickets have just gone on sale for KC Beer Fest, the most recognizable craft beer festival in the Midwest. The festival will feature more than 150 hand-picked craft beers from around the world, rare tappings and great food with a portion of the proceeds benefitting BBBSKC. Find our more at http://www.kc-beerfest.com.
Match Makers Breakfast and Program | Wednesday, October 7, 2015 | presented by CBRE | The Gallery, 61 E 14th Street, Kansas City, MO | Join BBBSKC for a morning of inspiration and learn how you can make an impact on kids in Kansas City. RSVP at www.bbbskc.org/matchmakers.