Show Me KC Schools and Samuel U. Rodgers Host Second Bounce Back to School Event

Backpacks, school supplies and other assistance available to families


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KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 1, 2022 - For a second year, Show Me KC Schools and Samuel U. Rodgers will host the Bounce Back to School Event on Saturday, Aug. 6, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center, 825 Euclid Ave.

“This is a one stop shop for families as they plan for all their back to school needs,” said Robyn King, Director of SchoolAppKC at Show Me KC Schools. “Samuel U. Rodgers will provide immunizations and vaccinations. KC area schools will be on site to assist families that still need to register for school. In addition, services will be provided for assistance with food, employment, mental health and health insurance.”

Admission for participants is free. All services will be on a first-come, first-served basis. All participants are encouraged to wear a mask and to bring immunization card(s) to receive school immunizations. The following assistance will be available:

  • School supplies and books
  • COVID immunizations and school immunizations*
  • Apply to all KCMO Charter and District Schools
  • Housing, food, utility and employment assistance information
  • Insurance counselors to help you register for ACA and learn more about mental health services
  • Information and resources provided by WIC and Nurture KC

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For questions, vendor information or to make a donation contact Robyn King, Show Me KC Schools’ Director of SchoolAppKC, at or (816) 508-0036. 

About Show Me KC Schools

Show Me KC Schools is a nonprofit organization with a mission to help families make well-informed decisions about their child’s education by providing vital information about the school options available. They offer a variety of programs for Kansas Citians including a City School Fair, school tours, a thriving website and one-on-one school navigation support. For more information, visit their website at