Katherine ‘Kitty’ Karr has been organizing “Strike Out Cancer,” a bowling benefit, for six years now.
Saturday, December 22, 2018
Lindy Anderson always has loved animals in general and cats in particular. When she noticed stray cats in her Savannah, Missouri, neighborhood shivering through the winter months, she knew she had to do something.
Two years ago, Brad Derr gathered unwanted coats from his own closet, his family and his Facebook friends and donated them to the homeless. Now, he leads an organization called Help the Homeless of Northwest Missouri and continues to expand his mission.
For almost 30 years, Rachel Gunderson has used her free time to serve those in need around the globe. From an orphanage in Ecuador to a refugee camp in Bangladesh, the nurse practitioner has followed what she believes is her divine calling, to help the global community with medical needs whi…
Amy and Jamey McVicker, of Cameron, Missouri, spend their days working for the public, taking care of their three children and raising thousands of dollars for the special needs community.
Matthew Bobela, a freshman at Missouri Western State University, is carrying 17 hours as a freshman in college while also directing various choirs throughout St. Joseph and working as a music teacher at St. James School.
While Jean Brown is most known for her work as the chief executive officer at the YWCA, her passion for community and helping others started a long time ago.