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Creative Culture is now offering a 20% off discount to Bigs bringing their Little to either location. Creative Culture in Park Place takes crafting to a whole new level. Choose from a craft project menu, pottery, a plant bar, and more. This DIY studio is the perfect place to foster creativity. Learn more here.
BOGO (Littles eat free) at Kansas City IHOP locations. Matches must show their match card at the counter to receive the deal. View locations here.
Urban League of Greater KC offers free tutoring every Wednesday from 5:30-8:30 pm at their 1710 Paseo Blvd. location.
KANSAS CITY MEDICINE CABINET
If you’re facing a medical emergency, the Medicine Cabinet may be able to assist. We provide Emergency dental care (fillings and extractions), diabetic supplies, durable medical equipment (including hearing aids), prescriptions (no controlled substances), Vision exam and eyeglasses. This page shows all the partners you can go through for assistance.Visit Resource
FREE PERIOD PRODUCT DISTRIBUTION
Giving Hope & Help is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that supports domestic violence survivors, provides essential resources to end period poverty, empowers college-bound and non-traditional students and inspires cancer patients, lifting all those we serve to live their best life. Period product distribution information within.Visit Resource
MISSOURI FAMILY TO FAMILY
Missouri Family to Family is a family-driven organization that can support you, as we do other families, by listening, training, and connecting you with quality resources specific to your situation.Visit Resource
GIVING THE BASICS VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
FINANCIAL LITERACY ONLINE RESOURCES ~ FIRST BANK OF OMAHA
SOCIAL MEDIA/CYBERBULLYING RESOURCES
Find Social Network Safety Guides, We strive to provide the latest news, events and research on cyberbullying. Our goal is that our website be a clearinghouse of information that is accessible to students and parents. In addition, we publish the bimonthly Delete Cyberbullying Bulletin for members with more in-depth coverage of news and information. Scholarship Opportunities as well.Visit Resource
SUPPORT THROUGH DIFFICULT AND TRAGIC EVENTS
Information put together by Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.Visit Resource
FREE YMCA PASS FOR ACTIVE MATCHES
Present your match card and receive free day passes
Kids Eat Free Nights
Cinzetti’s Kids eat free Mondays and Tuesdays. Spin Pizza Kids eat free on Sundays. Chick-Fil-A Kids eat free on Tuesdays. Raising Cane’s Go in to receive a swag bag from BBBSKC. Planet Sub Free meals with the purchase of Adults on Tuesdays.
Union Station Extreme Screen – $3 Movies
The Regnier Extreme Screen at Union Station shows family-friendly matinees every Friday for just $3 per ticket. See what’s playing, and reserve your tickets here.
Museum at Prairie Fire – Free
As well as hosting various dynamic, authentic Natural History, Science and Art exhibitions, the Museum at Prairiefire offerings include regular events, interactive activities and programs for adults and children. Free admission for Big and Little. You must show match card.
PAL Center (Police Athletic League)
Big Brothers Big Sisters encourages our matches to check out the Police Athletic League at 1801 White Ave., KCMO 64126. The PAL Center is supervised by KCMO Police Officers who are assigned full-time to direct activities and oversee young people from high-risk neighborhoods. The PAL has sports leagues and activities, as well as open indoor and outdoor play and activities after school and on many Saturdays throughout the year. Open play is from 3:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. each weekday. The PAL costs just $10 per year to join. For more information about the PAL, please contact Sgt. Skip Cox at (816) 413-3515.
RoKC Climbing Gym – Discount
Big passes are $15 a day, $5 shoe rental, $3 harness rental ($23.00) & Littles is FREE, but would still need to pay the rental fee ($8). Bigs and Littles can bring their gear to dismiss the rental fee. To receive the discount, please present your BBBS Match Card at the front desk. If you do not have this card, please contact your Match Support Specialist. For kids under 18 to climb, RoKC needs to have parents/guardians sign a waiver ahead of time.
Science City – BOGO Discount
Science City at Union Station is a family-friendly interactive science center that features traveling exhibitions, the Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium, City Extreme theatre, and more than 120 hands-on displays for kids. Cost: All day admission is $14 with the BOGO discount.
Sequence Climbing Gym – Discount
Sequence Climb is Kansas City’s newest spot for climbing, community and lifestyle off the beaten path. Offering bouldering, yoga, and fitness facility, Sequence Climb is located in the Crossroads at 1710 Washington, KCMO 64108. Bigs climb for $10, littles climb for free! All rental gear included. To receive the discount, please present your BBBS Match Card at the front desk. If you do not have this card, please contact your Match Support Specialist. In order for kids under 18 to climb, Sequence needs to have parents/guardians sign a waiver ahead of time. Visit sequenceclimb.com for more information on hours and offerings.Visit Resource
SeaLife Aquarium and Legoland at Crown Center – Discount
When you purchase an adult ticket at Sea Life or Legoland, your Little is FREE! This promotion will only be applied at the admissions desk and will not be valid for online purchases. To receive the discount, please present your BBBS Match Card at admissions. If you do not have this card, please contact your Match Support Specialist.
Cars & Coffee at the Museum – Free
Every 3rd Saturday of the month | 8:00-10:00 AM | FREE Admission + FREE coffee and donuts | KC Auto Museum – 15095 West 116th Street, Olathe, Kansas 66062 | Does your Little like all different types of automobiles? If so, come and check out the Cars and Coffee event. This is a small cruise-incar show that brings a variety of makes and models to the Museum.
Paint Glaze & Fire – Discount
The discount includes 1/2 price studio fees, plus 10% off pottery. This discount is available any day during open hours. To receive the discount, please present your BBBS Match Card. If you do not have this card, please contact your Match Support Specialist.Visit Resource
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art – Free Classes
Bigs, if you and your Little love art, please check out this museum. Kansas City’s acclaimed, FREE contemporary art museum, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, opened in 1994 and boasts a rapidly growing permanent collection of modern and contemporary works of art from around the world. The museum hosts exhibitions, installations, lectures, workshops, and other creative programs, free for all ages. To see Kemper’s upcoming programs, please click the button below.Visit Resource
Johnson County Museum of History – Free
The Coterie Theatre – Discount
BarK – Discount
When a Big brings their Little to Bar K, dogs get in free, and the Big and Little receive a 15% discount on all purchases! Bar K is a unique new destination featuring a modern bar, restaurant, event space, and dog park. Bar K brings engaged, community-minded people and their dogs together to share connections with their pups and each other in a joyful and creative space. To receive the discount, please present your BBBS Match Card. If you do not have this card, please contact your Match Support Specialist. To learn more about Bar K and all the amazing things it has to offer, click here.
Kaleidoscope – Free
Find nonprofit jobs in our career center, learn from local and national experts in our training programs, and sharpen your skills with our online resources.Visit Resource
MISSOURI INTERN CONNECT
This free, easy service matches Missouri interns with great work opportunities across our state.Visit Resource
INTERNSHIPS WITH KANSAS CITY ROYALS
HOW TO CREATE YOUR RESUME
HAWAIIAN BROS JOB OPPORTUNITIES- guaranteed interview
You are guaranteed an interview with Hawaiian Bros when you mention that you are a Little in the BBBS program.Visit Resource
TIGER ROCK MARTIAL ARTS SCHOLARSHIP
In a new, exciting partnership with Tiger-Rock Martial Arts, we have the opportunity to provide fully-funded scholarships to our Littles to join the Tiger-Rock Martial Arts program in Lenexa at no cost. This includes class tuition, equipment and tournaments. Littles just must have transportation (classes are twice per week) and a Big/Guardian present. Click here to read more about this exciting new partnership and reach out to [email protected] to get more details and to sign up.
Price Chopper/ Cosentino’s JOB OPPORTUNITIES- guaranteed interview
HARVESTERS VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
You can help Harvesters to fight hunger, improve nutrition and reduce food waste by rescuing fresh produce and distributing it to organizations that feed hungry people.Visit Resource
Apply here. Entrepreneurship KC is an initiative to create the next generation of entrepreneurs by providing scaffolded immersive entrepreneurial experiences to area students.Visit Resource
AGILE WORK PROFILER – LEARN YOUR STRENGTH AND EXPLORE CAREER FIELDS
@WORK STAFFING AGENCY
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YOUTH TEEN TECH CENTER ~ NORTH KANSAS CITY YMCA
The Teen Tech Center is a drop-in, technology-driven, interactive space for teens ages 12-20 to be creative and develop new skills. It’s free for young people to use the equipment and materials in the Teen Tech Center, and a YMCA membership is not required.Visit Resource
W.E. DUBOIS LEARNING CENTER ~ FREE TUTORING
URBAN YOUTH ACADEMY
The Kansas City Urban Youth Academy is a non-profit organization with the mission to empower Kansas City’s youth ages 6-18 through baseball and softball, academic and social opportunities to be the leaders of tomorrow. The vision for the Academy is to become the epicenter for youth baseball and softball throughout the Midwest, beginning with the urban community and its location in the backyard of the historic 18th & Vine District.Visit Resource
THE SCHOLARSHIP SYSTEM
START AT ZERO
Start at Zero (SAZ) offers holistic early childhood programming producing short-term academic, socio-emotional, health, social gains and family stability, paired with long-term benefits.Visit Resource
SKILLS TO SUCCEED ACADEMY- ACCESS CODE: 04BBkc
STARLIGHT VINCENT LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP
To qualify, students in grades six, seven and eight must display talent and passion for the performing arts, have a strong interest in community service, and audition for the selection committee at Starlight.Visit Resource
ROYALE COHESIVE NETWORK
Our mission is to engage people in educational and professional development experiences that enhances sustainability. Ages 5 and up through adulthood.Visit Resource
NSBE/HONEYWELL INTEGRATED PIPELINE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
MORE COLLEGE OFFERS
Scholarship opportunitiesVisit Resource
To explore, inspire, and expand possibilities through equitable access to support, education, collaboration and mentoring so all students recognize, believe in, and pursue their greatest potentialVisit Resource
MCC PENN VALLEY AND GIVING HOPE & HELP FULL RIDE SCHOLARSHIP
KC STEM ALLIANCE
We support leading in-school and out-of-school STEM activities, increase access to STEM in underserved communities and invite community collaboration through regional initiatives.Visit Resource
KC Scholars provides scholarships, financial incentives, and support services for low- and modest- income students and adults as they complete a post-secondary credit-bearing credential or degree.Visit Resource
KANSAS GIVE BACK SCHOLARSHIP
HARMONY PROJECT KC
Music is how children enter our doors, but once they are here, it is so much more. In a neighborhood with 25+ languages spoken, music is the universal language. Together, we are orchestrating a thriving community through access to the arts and wraparound services!Visit Resource
HALO / KCSA SCHOLARSHIP
GREATER THAN EXPECTATIONS
The GTE Scholarship helps audacious youth who will age out of foster care pursue and achieve what less than 3% of foster care alumni achieve, a college degree.Visit Resource
GREATER KC COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP DATABASE
FINANCIAL AID FOR UNDERREPRESENTED STUDENTS
FAFSA FRENZY EVENTS AT METROPOLITAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
ELIOT S. BERKLEY AWARD
ELECTRICAL APPRENTICE PROGRAM ~ EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS
The Apprenticeship Pilot Program is a one year program where you will receive on the job training with Chappell Electric. During the program you will receive Financial Literacy classes, and an Electrical Apprentice Scholarship.Visit Resource
COOK COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
COLLEGE COACHING NETWORK
We are College Coaching Network and our mission is our passion. We HELP, we provide GUIDANCE, we are COMMUNITY! Our virtual scholarship coaching program is designed to help students find scholarships and provide guidance on how to eliminate student loan debt within a virtual community. Students receive 24/7 access to on-demand scholarship training, ACT/SAT test prep, virtual college tours, live workshops, virtual networking, and industry professional mentorship.Visit Resource
Each year, College Board helps more than seven million students prepare for a successful transition to college through programs and services in college readiness and college success—including the SAT, the Advanced Placement Program, and BigFuture.Visit Resource
CITY YEAR KANSAS CITY
Working in Education: After being accepted you will have the chance to connect with a member of our team to learn more about the city in which you are serving, to discuss options for housing and transit, as well as to learn more about the site in which you will be working. This will also be your chance to learn more about your training and the benefits you receive.Visit Resource
45+ COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MINORITY STUDENTS
Scholarship and grant opportunities for all minoritiesVisit Resource
BLACK ACHIEVERS OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
Black Achievers take immense pride in serving our community, and creating unique partnerships that provide pathways to new ideas and opportunities which includes providing college scholarships to highly capable minority youth from across Greater Kansas City.Visit Resource