Project Warmth’s mission of making extreme weather months more bearable for Kansas City area neighbors in need would not be possible without the dedication and generosity of many partners and supporters. Please join us in thanking them for their leadership in “Comforting Kansas City!”
Founding Organizations and Presenting Co-Sponsors:
The Kansas City Star started our mission under the name Project Warmth in 1982. Joining forces under Project Warmth as the favored name, KCTV5’s Heat for Life program became a partnership in 1983. Since then, these two media companies have rallied the community to help its neighbors through severe weather conditions. Thank you for your vision and continued leadership!
The Project Warmth Advisory Committee collaborates with nonprofit organizations that have 501(c)(3) designation from the Internal Revenue Service and have a great track record of accountability and community service. Thank you to both the Mid America Assistance Coalition and The Salvation Army for helping Project Warmth distribute the donations collected each year.
Drop Off Location Partners:
Oak Barry Shopping Center
The Kansas City Star
Nebraska Furniture Mart
Oak Park Mall
Town Center Plaza
Ward Parkway Shopping Center
We thank all of the schools, businesses, churches/faith-based groups, and organizations who are participating in the annual Coat & Blanket Drive. Here are a few.
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