Kansas City Chiefs host Chiefs Charity Game during the first pre-season game of the year
Over $600,000 raised for Big Brothers Big Sisters
Tomorrow night, the Kansas City Chiefs will take on the Cincinnati Bengals at the first pre-season game of the year. However, this game takes on a new meaning to area kids. This game, coined the Chiefs Charity Game, has raised over $600,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters this year.
The Big Impact Group will be hosting the 5th annual BBBS-KC Disc Golf tournament on Saturday, September 20 at Thornfield Private Disc Golf Course. Competitive and Non-competitive heats available. To register visit www.bbbskc.org/discgolf2014.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City (BBBS-KC) ended their largest annual fundraiser, Bowl For Kids’ Sake with fantastic results. The agency raised over $490,000, which surpassed their original goal of $485,000 and is a record-high total for the event. BBBSKC celebrated this successful Bowl for Kids' Sake at the Super Team Party on Aug. 1. Thank you to all who participated, donated and sponsored.
Each year, KC Magazine selects 25 dynamic, charismatic, passionate, hard-working professionals to be honored as KC’s Most Wanted. These individuals are movers and shakers who are making a difference in their profession, in their community and in the lives of the people around them. These are people that deserve to be recognized for the work they have already accomplished and for their ambitions that we are sure will be turning heads for years to come.
BBBS is lucky enough to have several community and corporate partners that offer up deals and discounts for our Matches. If you have a deal or discount that you would like to offer to our Matches, contact Kristi Hutchison at firstname.lastname@example.org. Find a listing of those offers here.
BBBS-KC named one of two beneficiaries of UMB's Big Bash and be awarded $50,000
UMB announced on Tuesday, February 18 that Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City (BBBS-KC) and CASA would be the beneficiaries of the annual UMB Big Bash, a concert event that will be held June 19 at the Uptown Theatre. Last year's raised over $100,000, $50,000 per organization.