Who We Are And Who We Serve
Congrats to our 2017 graduates and their families!
Jacquelin Garcia – Santa Fe High SchoolEstrella Martinez – Santa Fe High School
Virginia Ayala – State of Missouri high school diploma
Joel Granados, Jr.- Penn Valley Community College AA
Annual 10,000 Villages Benefit
Every year, 10,000 Villages of Overland Park, Ks holds a shopping event and donates 15% of the proceeds of purchases of their artisan and fair trade products to MFAF. This year, the event will be from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 3rd at their store located at 7947 Santa Fe Drive, Overland Park, Ks. Please save the date for this special annual event.
Mission and Vision
No human being is illegal. Migrant farmworkers, like others, have fundamental rights to healthcare, education, and meaningful participation in society. MFAF serves, accompanies, and advocates for these unique and often marginalized people.
MFAF Requests Donations
The following is a wish list of items MFAF is currently collecting for distribution to farmworkers and their families. The items in greatest demand include:
REACH Foundation Features MFAF in 2015 Annual Report
The REACH Foundation featured MFAF as one of their “partner stories” in their 2015 annual report. The front cover photo is Tina Moore, FNP, at the Rodgers-Lafayette Clinic, in Lexington, with one of our patients. Elizabeth, MFAF Program Director, accompanied and interpreted for the child and her mom at the appointment. Elizabeth’s photo is in the partner story with two adult patients. See some of the photos in the gallery below, and click on the “Partner Stories” in the report here.
Weekly food bags * USDA commodities* emergency food vouchers upon arrival in Missouri * meals during ESL classes * meals for Youth Group meetings * Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program translation and coordination * snacks at Women’s Group meetings * snacks at tutoring sessions * classes on budgeting and preparing healthy meals * applications for school lunch and other food assistance programs *
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.