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Resources for High School & Beyond

The Resources for High School & Beyond Database is a resource for High School & Beyond Bigs, Littles, and parents to discover future-focused resources and opportunities from BBBSKC and community partners. Use the links below to meet your academic, personal, and professional goals.

Please note: Some of the resources listed here are only available to children currently enrolled in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program.

Database Key:

  •  Jobs and Internships
  •  Resources
  •  Scholarships
  •  Announcements

Jobs and Internships

Kentucky Fried Chicken is Hiring!


KFC is now partnering with ACES to offer job opportunities to our students. Applicants must be at least 16 years old age to be a team member and 18 years old to be a manager. Apply online at the link below or text KFCJOBS to 97211 to jump start your next career move! Please email your case manager and Chandra Clark at when you apply.


Show Me Schools KC


Show Me KC Schools is a nonprofit organization with a mission to help KCMO families make well-informed decisions about their students’ education by providing vital information about the school options available. They’ve grown to offer a variety of programs, including a city-wide school fair and school tours. To learn more about Show Me KC Schools visit the link below. To learn about their new SchoolAppKC for charter school applications, visit


College Coaching Network


Check out the College Coaching Network for resources for college scholarship planning at The CCN offers an ACT tracking system, a college roadmap system, essay writing & scholarship training, and more! Please mention that you are a student enrolled in BBBSKC to receive access to their services for FREE.





MINDDRIVE is accepting applications. MINDDRIVE, which is an ACES partner, has an educational, STEM focused perspective and serves high school students in KC. The after school program uses project-based learning, and focuses on teaching problem solving, critical thinking and collaboration through math, science, technology, innovation and communication.

Jobs and Internships

ACES Partners Hiring


Here is a full list of ACES Partners that are currently hiring:

QuikTrip: Click here »

AMC: Click here »

Worlds of Fun: Click here »

McDonald’s: Click here »

KC Zoo: Click here »

Waffle House: Click here »

Hampton Inn and Suites (Plaza Location): E-mail Chandra if interested at

Panera: Click here »

ACES students, if you apply to one of our ACES Partners, please email Chandra Clark at!


MidAmerica Nazarene University


MNU offers a 20% discount for the Organizational Leadership degree program and a 10% discount on all other degree programs.

Jobs and Internships

Full Employment Council


The Full Employment council offers various services to assist youth with job preparedness and placement. The FEC offers the following services:

-Connects youth ages 16-24 to in-demand training and employment opportunities

-Hi-set completion assistance

-Financial assistance for rewarding career training in IT, Healthcare, Advanced Manufacturing, Business & Finance, Transportation and Logistics, Warehouse, and Construction

Jobs and Internships

City Year Kansas City (for post-secondary Littles)


City Year Kansas City is hiring! City Year Kansas City is an education-based non profit organization that is currently hiring AmeriCorps members for the 2019-2020 school year. The City Year AmeriCorps member role is complex and challenging, as AmeriCorps members serve full-time in high-need schools to help students build social-emotional and academic skills needed to graduate on time. The responsibilities of the role range from leading after school programs and fostering students’ positive belief in themselves to using data and analytics to build individualized success plans for students.

For more information about how to apply, click the button below to get in touch with a City Year recruiter. The next deadline to apply is June 14th.

Jobs and Internships

Aramark Job Opening


For 18 years and older: Aramark currently has immediate openings for a general utility worker. If you are interested in applying, please reach out to Chandra Clark at



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