Log in

Pro Bono/Community Service Section

Through Pro Bono activities KCPA members assist organizations providing legal and other assistance to the community.  KCPA supports organizations such as the Midwest Innocence Project, Bears on Patrol, and Harvesters, among others.

If you are a KCPA member and you are interested in assisting a particular organization, please contact Rachel Scribner, Chair of the Pro Bono/Community Service Section, at rachel@ricketlaw.com or speak with one of our board members.  We will be happy to work with you on finding opportunities to volunteer or in organizing a group to assist your chosen organization.

Links to Organizations:

Midwest Innocence Project:   https://themip.org/

Harvesters:  https://www.harvesters.org/

 Big Brothers Big Sisters (2018 Fall Social):  https://www.bbbskc.org/

Giving the Basics (2018 December Luncheon Charity):  https://www.givingthebasics.org/ 

Halo  Hair Foundation (2019 Fall Social):  https://www.halohairfoundation.com/

Hope House (2019 December Luncheon Charity):  http://www.hopehouse.net/

Upcoming Pro Bono Section Events and Opportunities

Planting Independence - The Whole Person - April 17-18, 2020

Member Karen Gridley with The Whole Person let us know of some upcoming service opportunities with her organization.  Their Planting Independence event is coming up on Friday, April 17 (for corporate teams) and Saturday, April 18 (for individual volunteers).  This event involves performance of low- to moderate-risk activities such as mowing, raking, weeding and planting at the homes of people receiving services from The Whole Person.  For more information on Corporate Volunteering, please click here.  For more information on volunteering as an individual, please click here and contact Rachel Scribner.  KCPA anticipates forming a team to volunteer on April 18.  Details will follow.  Thank you for your interest and support of this event!  

Other Kansas City Events and Charities 

 

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software