De-clutter and do good at the inaugural Un-Dumpster Day! Clean out your closets, garage, basement and office and bring them to this one-stop drop for donations. Date & Time:June 4, 20229:00am – 1:00pm Location: South-Broadland Presbyterian Church7850 Holmes, KCMO 64131 We’ll have a wide variety of charity partners waiting to accept your gently used items […]
We’ve all heard the saying “there’s no free lunch.” It turns out, it’s not quite true. In fact, FeedKC has helped to give thousands of fresh, nutritious meals to hungry people at no cost! What is FeedKC? In short, it’s a project that aims to connect excess food with food-insecure people in the community. For […]
We’re excited to announce more details about our first Un-Dumpster Day! Items accepted Please note: This event is designed to collect still-good items you would feel proud to give to a friend or family member. If you have broken or otherwise unusable items, please upcycle or recycle them if possible or schedule a bulky item […]
Although, especially at first, it can feel like a heavy responsibility, it’s not so much the actual task of rehoming and repurposing things that is challenging. It’s the emotional attachments we have to the items and accepting what letting go of the stuff truly means.
Chances are, if you got your dog or cat from a shelter or rescue, they were already fixed before you got them. But seeing as how this is Spay/Neuter Awareness Month, we’d like say a few words about the benefits of getting your pet fixed for those folks whose pets came to them the way […]
For the past few years, environmental advocates and companies around the world have tried to reduce plastic consumption and plastic production because of its harmful impact on the Earth. Aluminum cans seem to be a good alternative for packaging beverages and food because they save 95% of energy used when recycled, yet they’re more likely […]
By Bree Walter Last fall I survived a near-fatal car accident. I was seriously injured and spent months recovering. It was during this time that “the excess” in my life no longer seemed important; I began valuing experiences and my time so much more than material goods. It wouldn’t matter to me what gifts people […]