Chip in for Charity Open
Since 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.
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
|Clay County Clothes Closet
||Northland Assistance Center
|Clay County Habitat for Humanity
||Northland Childhood Hunger Initiative
||Northland Christmas Store
|Cornerstones of Care
||Northland Early Education
|Earnest Shepherd Memorial
Youth Center, Inc.
|Northland Health Clinic
|Good Samaritan Center
|Habitat for Humanity Northland
||Northland Therapeutic Riding Center
|Healthy Families Counseling
|Rebuilding Together Clay County
|Heart of America Family Services
||Salvation Army Northland
|Hillcrest Transitional Housing
||Shepherd’s Center of the Northland
||Synergy Services, Inc.
||Vocational Services, Inc.
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.
For more information about the Chip In For Charity contact Amy Gerlt or Shannon Taylor.