Brew for Books,
Thursday, April 17th, 2014

5:30pm - 9:30pm
Boulevard Brewing Company
2501 Southwest Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64108

We are thrilled to announce that our inaugural event is sold out! Didn't get your tickets in time and still want to be a part of our literacy movement? Donate here to help prepare young children for Kindergarten.

Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to join our waitlist in the event that tickets become available.

"You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child"
- Dr. Seuss

Meet Our Sponsors

Brewmaster Presenting Sponsors

Ralph L. Smith Foundation



Craft Brewer Sponsor


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Hops Helper Sponsor

The Polished Edge Fine Jewelry
Lindsey and Brad Heinz
Joe Harmon and Cherie Meyer-Harmon
Rodan + Fields Dermatologist Independent Consultant Katie Still

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The Mother of All Happy Hours

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Donated baby itemsThe week of Mother's Day, you can join over 70 supporters in hosting the "Mother of All Happy Hours" and invite your friends to gather items for our baby store - or simply collect the needed items below at your next store visit or shop online and have items shipped! Target List   Wal-Mart List

     • Diapers (newborn to pull-up sizes)
     • Baby Wipes
     • Laundry Detergent
     • Books (newborn-1st grade levels)

Delivery Location:
The Family Conservancy
444 Minnesota Ave, Ste. 200
Kansas City, KS 66101

The baby items help moms living in poverty at St. Margaret's Park and Juniper Gardens housing authorities who participate in our Healthy Parents, Healthy Kids program which provides parenting education and support.

If you're interested in hosting a party OR a drive at your office to collect baby items, please contact Diandra Meyers at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Provider Celebration
Saturday, May 17, 2014
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Child care providers are invited to a Provider Celebration on May 17, 2014, from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at The Family Conservancy:
444 Minnesota Avenue, Suite 200
Kansas City, KS 66101
The theme is "Bloom: Revealing the Growth Within." 
8:30 a.m. - Food and Networking
(approved for clock-hour credit in both MO and KS) | Door Prizes
10:30 a.m. - Recognition Ceremony
11:30 a.m. - Educare Tours, Resource Tables, and Exhibitor Displays
To attend, please RSVP by May 9th to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , 913-573-2273 or 1-800-755-0838


Blue Carpet Event

Blue Carpet Event
Friday, September 26th, 2014

The third annual Blue Carpet Event will feature a cocktail party, dinner and live and silent auctions - this is one swanky party so dress to impress! 

The event will be held at Studio Dan Meiners in the downtown art district of Kansas City on September 26th; 7pm. The Student Assistance Program which helps homeless teens stay in school and graduate will be highlighted.

Creative sponsorships are also available from a Video Sponsor to Cocktail Sponsor. Just email us for more information.


Friday, September 26th
Studio Dan Meiners
2500 W Pennway Street
Kansas City, MO 64108

7:00 pm
Cocktails, dinner & silent auction

8:00 pm
Featured video & live auction


Buy Tickets


Royal Blue Presenting Sponsor - $25,000
Tiffany Blue Sponsor - $10,000
Cobalt Blue Sponsor - $5,000
Cocktail Sponsor - $4,000

Video Sponsor - $3,000
Turquoise Blue Sponsor - $3,000

VIP Sponsor - $2,500 SOLD!
Periwinkle Blue Sponsor - $1,500

Blue Carpet Sponsor - $1,200
Individual Ticket - $150




Thank you to our 2014 Blue Carpet Event Sponsors!


Colbalt Blue Sponsors




Use the form below to invite a friend to one of the many fun events that support the mission of The Family Conservancy.



To see all of our event images, please visit our Facebook page.


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