Kansas City Metropolitan Area Holiday Assistance

Kansas and Missouri

 

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We’re happy to connect you to resources that may be able to help with food, clothing, and support during the holiday season.

The following nonprofit organizations are accepting applications in Kansas City. (Additional programs are available to residents throughout Kansas and Missouri).

Please reach out to ARJ’s Patient Resource Coordinator to get started: 866-451-8804.

 

Christ United Methodist Church

14506 E. 39th St. | Independence, Mo.
816-254-8209

 

1001 Sibley Road | Buckner, Mo.
816-249-5820

Toys, coats, and holiday assistance.

 

City Union Mission

Shelter: 1100 E. 11th St. | Kansas City, Mo.
Store: 1700 E. 8th St. | Kansas City, Mo.

816-474-9380

Thanksgiving and Christmas food baskets available for eligible families. Please call to apply.

 

Community Services League Holiday Programs

1408 S.E. Austin St. | Oak Grove, Mo.
816-690-8213

 

Della Lamb Community Services – Operation Santa Claus

500 Woodland Ave. | Kansas City, Mo.

New toys, gift cards, winter coats, and food baskets. Fill out application in person.

 

Grandview Assistance Program

1121 Main St.| Grandview, Mo.
816-761-1919

Financial aid, winter coats, counseling, Thanksgiving meals, and Christmas gifts. Christmas applications begin at the end of October. Please call to apply.

 

Lee’s Summit Social Services

108 S.E. Fourth St. | Lee’s Summit, Mo.

Christmas store with low-cost items; gift cards for shopping; free Thanksgiving and Christmas food baskets for families, senior citizens, and others. Delivery services may be available in some instances.

 

LUMA

3007 Mercier | Kansas City, Mo.
913-948-9700

Christmas gift assistance available.

 

Salvation Army

Seniors, the disabled, homeless, and children may qualify for a free gift. Low-cost items available at the thrift store. For holiday meals and gifts, please apply by calling the holiday assistance line at 816-452-5663.

6469 N. Prospect Ave. | Gladstone, Mo.
1535 E. 23rd St. S | Independence, Mo.
500 W. 39th St. | Kansas City, Mo.
1301 E. 10th St. | Kansas City, Mo.
5306 N. Oak Trafficway | Kansas City, Mo.
6723 State Ave. | Kansas City, Kan.

 

Toys for Tots

 

Bumps with Benefits

7920 Troost Ave. | Kansas City, Mo.
816-873-1292

For new moms or single parents.

 

Community Services League

404 N. Noland Road | Independence, Mo.
816-912-4493

 

Community Services League of Oak Grove

1408 S.E. Austin | Oak Grove, Mo.
816-690-8213

 

Great Circle

18610 E. 37th Terr. S | Independence, Mo.
816-739-4976

 

Greater KC LINC

436 Prospect Ave. | Kansas City, Mo.
816-418-3612

 

Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council

3700 Woodland Ave. | Kansas City, Mo.
816-921-6611

 

Mount Washington Missionary Baptist Church

3551 Wabash Ave. | Kansas City, Mo.
816-509-6538

Free unwrapped Christmas gifts for children of low-income families. The following sites run Toys for Tots in Jackson County.

 

United Way of Greater Kansas City

Dial 211 and provide your ZIP code for a list of assistance programs available in your area. Learn more.