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Shave To Save – April 3

Shave To Save – April 3

For the past 19 years, Shave to Save has helped raise funds for the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge Kansas City Community, a place for cancer patients and their caregivers to stay — free of charge — during their treatment. Join us for the American Cancer Society’s most fun, unique and heartwarming events, Shave to Save.…MORE

St. Patrick’s Day 4-Mile Run – March 14th

St. Patrick’s Day 4-Mile Run – March 14th

Bagpipes will sound, glasses will rise and a sea of green will flood Kansas City! Don’t miss out on the 41st annual St. Patrick’s Day Run. Whether you hail from Missouri, Kansas or the beloved hills of the homeland, sign up now for the greatest Gaelic gathering this side of the Atlantic… and may the…MORE

Heart and Soul Classic 10k/5k – May 2

Heart and Soul Classic 10k/5k – May 2

In its 40th year, the Kansas Heart & Sole Classic is a local tradition. With something for everyone, this race welcomes determined runners, enthusiastic walkers, and hundreds of young people who participate through school running programs. Even better, all of this fun benefits Special Olympics Kansas and Project 1020 The Olathe Running Club is proud…MORE

K-911 presents Music Trivia Night! Feb. 29th

K-911 presents Music Trivia Night! Feb. 29th

Music Trivia Night for the animals of Rescue K-911! The event will be held at Fireside BBQ on February 29th from 5-7pm. Test your knowledge of music spanning multiple decades! it will be $200 donation/registration for a team of 5 people (event limited to 10 teams). Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places will be…MORE

Pleasant Hill Railroad Days

Pleasant Hill Railroad Days

5th Annual Pleasant Hill Railroad Days April 24-26 Railroad Days is free to attend. We will have two floors of model trains including a Lego train. Live music all three days, reenactments, two different car shows one Saturday and the other Sunday. Visit our vendors-Craft, Direct Sale, Food, Non Profit and Commercial and be sure…MORE

5k Home Run – May 25th

5k Home Run – May 25th

Join us this Memorial Day for a family-friendly event that supports Family Promise of Lawrence, a nonprofit serving local families experiencing homelessness. This is a fast, flat course. First-time racers, joggers, walkers, strollers and dogs on leash are welcome. Medals will be awarded to top 3 finishers by age group as well as overall and…MORE

Reach Out & Read 5K – April 25th

Reach Out & Read 5K – April 25th

Race to Read 5K April 25th, 2020 8:00am Reach Out and Read Kansas City (ROR-KC) will hosts its fourth annual 5K run. ROR-KC provides 74,000 new and developmentally appropriate books and medical providers give literacy advice to 26,000 children and families annually at well-child visits from birth until five years old in our 38 partner medical…MORE

Pink Ribbon Invitational Gymnastics Meet

Pink Ribbon Invitational Gymnastics Meet

Kansas Gymnastics and Cheer is pleased to announce the thirteenth annual Pink Ribbon Invitational Gymnastics Meet. The meet will take place in Kansas City during the weekend of March 6-8, 2020 at the Hy-Vee Arena. This premier three day event will bring over 4,000 people from across the United States! It is with great passion and…MORE

Cars 4 Heroes

Cars 4 Heroes

Cars 4 Heroes is looking for vehicles to change a veteran’s life! This amazing organization was started to provide free basic transportation to less fortunate individuals and families who are not able to obtain it on their own in any other way. Today’s world demands that the average individual have personal transportation. This has in-arguably…MORE

Podcast

Podcast

Check back here weekly to find a Podcast of the Weekly Caring for KC Program. Listen as we discuss some of the upcoming community events in KC or share it on Social Media!MORE

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