Joni Van Horn talks with Bradley from the Johnson County Library about working with Shawnee Community Services to get books into the hands of children. Shawnee Community Services has a literacy program that allows children to come in and collect 3 books each visit to further their education. If you have any books you […]
Joni talks to Lisa from Shawnee Community Services about how they pay their gas bill with aluminum can donations. Shawnee Community Services is a local food pantry and free clothing resource, serving the entire KC metro since 1982. They are a non-governmental organization whose primary support comes from the resale of donated goods along with […]
Joni Van Horn from Starfish Project dropped by New Hope Food Pantry to drop off some donated food. Here she passes on a plea for volunteers to help out at New Hope. If you can help please search New Hope Food Pantry on this website.
Starfish Project helps nonprofits like Healing House do what they do best, which is help feed the hungry in the Kansas City Metro area. Joni Van Horn with Upgrade Yourself Now talks with Lisa of Healing House about what they can do with food donated from Starbucks.
When young Olivia Ryburn was asked what she wanted for her birthday this year, she said instead of presents she wanted to help Starfish Project. Olivia’s mom Mitzy contacted Starfish Project’s founder Joni Clark-Moreland to see where they could help. Joni had just received a request to create and donate 100 school backpacks to Whittier […]
Starfish Project and Freezing Moo gave back to the Kansas City metro community by handing out free ice cream and bamboo on August 14th at the Overland Park Freezing Moo location. This is a monthly tradition that Freezing Moo has been offering since they opened last year. The date of the free ice cream is […]
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YES!! Selfless acts of giving, be it a smile, a word of encouragement, or the offer of a helping hand, result in an emotional uplift not only for others, but also for our self. When I meet with clients who are unmotivated and depressed, one of the action items I recommend is doing Intentional Acts […]
Tonight is the night! Be sure to come out and join Starfish Project in showing your CLASS for the Class family! The fundraiser is being held to support the Class family. It starts at 5:00pm and ends 10:00pm, at the Staley Farms Golf Course. Located at 10310 N Olive Street., KC MO 64155. All proceeds […]
What can you buy for $30? Hmm…Maybe dinner out for two at a local bar & grill, perhaps a pizza party for eight. But for that same $30, you can donate an entire grocery cart full of food to feed a needy family this holiday season! Shawnee Community Services is offering up a “FOOD BOX […]