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Chip in for Charity Open

Chip In For CharitySince 1993, the Board of Trustees of North Kansas City Hospital continues to fulfill its charitable mission by designating recipients for the Chip In For Charity Open. North Kansas City Hospital and the Medical Staff have sponsored the Chip In For Charity Open along with the support of additional sponsors, players and volunteers. Each year, the Chip In tournament raises money for three Northland charities. To date, over $2.3 million has been donated to help 31 area community organizations.

Learn more about the 2014 recipients.

View the brochure to learn about player registration and sponsorships opportunities.

Charity Focus

In its 21 year history, the Chip in for Charity has supported more than 31 charities. An example of some of the following charitable agencies that have received past support from the Chip In For Charity.

Angel Flight Central Miles of Smiles
Assistance League of Kansas City MOCSA
Clay County Clothes Closet Northland Assistance Center
Clay County Habitat for Humanity Northland Childhood Hunger Initiative
Concerned Care Northland Christmas Store
Cornerstones of Care Northland Early Education
Earnest Shepherd Memorial
Youth Center, Inc.
Northland Health Clinic
Good Samaritan Center Northland Neighborhoods
Habitat for Humanity Northland Northland Therapeutic Riding Center
Healthy Families Counseling
and Support
Rebuilding Together Clay County
Heart of America Family Services Salvation Army Northland
Hillcrest Transitional Housing Shepherd’s Center of the Northland
Hope.wrx Synergy Services, Inc.
Immacolota Manor Triality, Inc.
Lighthouse Preschool Vocational Services, Inc.

Recipient Criteria

Any organization that wants to be considered as a recipient of the North Kansas City Hospital Chip In For Charity tournament, should submit the following information in writing to: Chairperson of the Board of Trustees, North Kansas City Hospital, 2800 Clay Edwards Drive, North Kansas City, MO 64116. 

  • 501c3 letter showing charitable status
  • an operational budget for the organization
  • a brief description of the charity and its purpose
  • assurance that the proceeds will be used for services in Clay and Platte counties
  • a description of the programs, services or projects for which the funds will be used
  • a list of Board Members and/or Directors of the organization making the request 
  • total number of people served by the organization on a fiscal year basis

Requests must be received by January 15th of the year the tournament occurs. Organizations which have been recipients of tournament proceeds within the last two years are not eligible to be considered.

Learn More

For more information about the Chip In For Charity contact Amy Gerlt or Shannon Taylor.

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