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As a kid, growing up at 44th and Montgall, I watched my father work hard to provide for our family. He and my mother often held as many as four jobs between them in order to send my brothers and … Read More »

Participate Now

Participate Now


Kansas City is proud to make reading achievement our signature community issue. As we kick off the “Turn the Page” campaign, please take a moment to volunteer your talents to our most important investment — our children.

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Christmas Tree Fund


You can help Kansas City residents in need this holiday season by donating to the Mayor’s Christmas Tree Fund, a local 501c3 working to make the holidays a little brighter!  We need your help Kansas City! Let’s show some love to our neighbors and spread some holiday cheer! DONATE NOW! 


Check out our 2015 Annual Report: Efficiency, employment, education and enforcement formed the framework for my run for mayor five years ago, and again in 2015. It is the platform we use to bring people together, to change our city’s trajectory … Read More »