How We Make It Count

Thank you for changing lives! With your help, 2021 was an amazing year, and we were able to grant $140,000 to organizations and individuals working to honor and assist our nation’s veterans.

That is so amazing!

 

Our 2021 Contributions

$10,000

to Johnson County Community College Foundation for student veteran book scholarships.

$10,000

to University of Missouri Kansas City Foundation for student veteran scholarships.

$10,000

to Kansas City Kansas Community College to subsidize the purchase of tool kits needed in VoTech programs.

$10,000

to Cleveland University KC to help subsidize the cost of board exams.

$2,500

to Kansas University Endowment for student veteran and ROTC candidate scholarships.

$2,500

to the University of Central Missouri for tuition scholarships for student veterans and student veteran center improvements.

$1,000

to Wreaths Across America, an organization dedicated to honoring our nation’s veterans by placing holiday wreaths on heroes’ graves.

$500

to Operation Paperback, an organization that gathers new and gently-used books to send to our troops.

$3,000

to Project MRE, a Kansas City effort to honor underserved veterans with a meal and a care package on a semi-annual basis.

 

$5,000

to Johnson County Veterans Treatment Court to assist in purchasing incentive awards for participants meeting benchmarks.

$5,000

to Wyandotte County Veterans Treatment Court to assist in starting this program to assist veterans in the judicial system.

 

$1,500

to Welcome Home providing support services for homeless and at-risk veterans.

$1,500

to Monkey Brain Art, a program helping veterans heal through expressions of art.

 

$45,000

to The Battle Within, a program helping veterans and first responders heal from the traumas they have endured in service to others.

$25,000

to the Oklahoma State University Veteran Entrepreneurship Program, providing service-disabled veterans entrepreneurial opportunity and small business ownership potential.

$7,500

to Heart of America Stand Down, a local effort providing resources and safe rest to marginalized and homeless veterans in Kansas City.

Join Our Efforts

The problems our veterans face seem insurmountable, but we can give them hope and change their lives. If we change one life, we can change the world. You ARE changing the world.

We would consider it an honor to have your support for the 11th Annual Spencer C Duncan Make It Count 5K on Saturday, August 6, 2022. You make it count in so many ways; please continue to make it count with us.

Together, we can make it count.

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