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Resources for Parents, Children, and Caregivers During COVID-19


COVID · Big 5 Initiatives · Kindergarten Readiness · Education

Kansas and Missouri, along with nearly every state in the U.S., have now issued statewide school closures due to COVID-19. With so much disruption to families’ routines and patterns, the KC Chamber wants to come alongside families as they adjust to this new normal. Read Article
Ride KC Presents the 2019 Rosa Parks Award to Scott Smith and Michael DeBacker

Co-Chairs of KC Chamber’s Big 5 Transportation Committee Honored with RideKC’s Rosa Parks Business Partner Award


Big 5 Initiatives · Transportation · Transportation

The co-chairs of the Chamber’s Transportation Committee, Scott Smith and Michael DeBacker, received RideKC’s  2019 Rosa Parks Business Partner Award at the Rosa Parks Spirit Awards, Tuesday, August 27, 2019. The Business Partner Award is presented to an individual or business whose support for public transportation demonstrates a commitment by the private sector to improve the quality of life for its employees, residents and visitors to the city. Read Article