Posts in Family
Tips for seasonal adopt-a-family activities

Adopting a family is a terrific charitable giving activity for donating gifts and necessities to local nonprofit organizations,. But a twist on the traditional idea is gaining popularity. Instead of going out shopping for a family, some people are doing something else to adopt a family--writing a check.

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FamilyLaura McKnight
Moms, kids, and learning online

Does your family enjoy giving to the charities you care about? You are not alone! More than 90% of Americans give to at least one charitable organization each year. But how do families learn about "doing good" in the first place? 

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FamilyLaura McKnight
Teaching kids about helping the homeless

With homelessness on the rise, panhandling is on the rise, too. Which means you are more likely to pull up next to a panhandler at intersections across Kansas City. So what should you do? three easy tips for putting your mind at ease on this "doing good dilemma." 

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FamilyLaura McKnight