School
5134 Baltimore
Kansas City, Missouri 64112
Phone: 816-531-6200
Fax : 816-531-8045
Church
5141 Main Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64112
Phone: 816-753-7422
Fax : 816-753-5505
Visitation - a Catholic Community

Supported Organizations

Supported Organizations

The Visitation/St. Francis Xavier Social Concerns Ministry Team works together to offer support to community-based groups whose initiatives fall within the scope of our mission as a Catholic Church. The areas of concern that we support include life, poverty and justice issues based on Catholic Social Teaching.

The agencies supported in 2014-2015 include:

Protection of Life

 

Alexandra's House

www.alexandrashouse.com

Birthright

www.birthright.org

Missourians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty

www.madpmo.org

Mother's Refuge

www.mothersrefuge.org

   

Youth & Education

 

Camps for Kids

www.campsforkids.org

Cristo Rey Kansas City High School

www.cristoreykc.org

Family Conservancy

www.thefamilyconservancy.org

F.I.R.E.

www.fire-program.org

Mattie Rhodes After School Program

www.mattierhodes.org

Our Lady Montessori School 

www.ourladysmontessori.com

The Upper Room

www.upperroomprogram.org

Urban Rangers

www.urckc.org

   

Health

 

Ben Sullivan Memorial Fund

www.bens-ride.org

Brain Injury Association

www.biaks.org

Duchesne Clinic

www.duchesneclinic.org

Good Samaritan Project

www.gsp-kc.org

TMC's New Frontiers Clubhouse

www.trumed.org/truweb/bh/BH.aspx

   

Emergency Shelter

 

Community L.I.N.C.

www.communitylinc.org

reStart

www.restartinc.org

Sheffield Place

www.sheffieldplace.org

   

Emergency Assistance

 
Catholic Charities Emergency Assistance www.catholiccharities-kcsj.org

Mid-America Assistance Coalition

www.maaclink.org

Morning Glory Ministries

 www.morningglorycares.com
   

Domestic Violence

 

El Centro (program for child victims of domestic violence)

www.elcentroinc.com

Migrant Farmworkers Project

www.migrantfarmworkersproject.org

Rose Brooks

www.rosebrooks.org

   

Veterans Ministry

 

St. Michael's Veterans Center

www.stmichaelsveterans.org

   

Women in Poverty

 

The Justice Project

thejusticeprojectkc.org

Keeler Women's Center 

www.mountosb.org/ministries/keeler-womens-center

   

Senior Ministry

 

Little Sisters of the Poor

www.littlesistersofthepoorkansascity.org

Shepherd's Center/Westport Cooperative Services

www.sccentral.org

   

Victims of Sexual Assault

 

MOCSA - Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault 

www.mocsa.org

 

 

All of the agencies supported welcome volunteers - their websites or e-mail addresses have been provided to help you connect.

 

For more information about Social Concerns ministry at Visitation, contact Jude Huntz at 753-5155 x308 or jude@church.visitation.org.