Ways To Donate

The services and programs provided by Kansas City Indian Center depend upon grants and the generosity of our community. KCIC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and donations are tax deductible.

$5 per pay period will provide food pantry services to a family for a month;
$10 per pay period will send 10 youth to our five-day, four-night annual Culture Camp;
$20 per pay period will provide funding to underwrite Culture Night.

Make a Difference with In-Kind and Monetary Donations:
Fresh, frozen, or canned food, personal hygiene items, paper products, or monetary donations are accepted with sincere gratitude.  Simply bring donations by the center during business hours.  All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law and donations to KCIC’s food pantry qualify for the Missouri Pantry Tax Credit.  As a Harvesters Member Agency, we are able to maximize monetary donations to our food pantry.  Monetary donations can be made with cash, check or on our webpage through PayPal or with your credit card online or at KCIC.   KCIC accepts all donations with sincere, heartfelt gratitude.  If your business, organization or church would like to organize a food drive, please contact us to pick up a barrel and signage.

Make a Difference Though United Way Directed Giving (EIN: 43-1012392):
Under the United Way donor directed giving program, Heart of America Indian Center d/b/a Kansas City Indian Center (KCIC) is eligible to receive donor-directed contributions through the annual United Way of Greater Kansas City fundraising campaign. Under this program, donors to United Way may designate all or a portion of their gift to KCIC, as long as the donor directed contribution is a minimum of $50.00.   Please request a donor designation form.

Make a Difference Through the Combined Federal Campaign - Charity Code 61588
Heart of America Indian Center d/b/a Kansas City Indian Center (61588) is a participating charity in both the Heartland Combined Federal Campaign and the National CFC.   Federal employees can make a significant difference with their pledge, either as a payroll deduction or one-time donation. 
Your pledge is significant and appreciated, no matter the amount. 

Make a Difference While You Shop:
KCIC encourages you to shop locally, however, if you do shop on Amazon, shop AmazonSmile.
When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon donates 1/2% of the purchase price to Heart of America Indian Center d/b/a Kansas City Indian Center. Bookmark the link http://smile.amazon.com/ch/43-1012392 and support us every time you shop online.

Make a Difference Through the PayPal Giving Fund and eBay Giving Works:
When you donate through PayPal Giving Fund, all fees are waived. That means that 100% of your donation goes to Heart of America Indian Center d/b/a Kansas City Indian Center.  You can also shop for and sell items through eBay Giving Works to support our organization.

Make a Difference Through Membership:
KCIC welcomes all American Indians and non-Indians, regardless of tribal enrollment or affiliation, place of residence or ethnic origin.   Your membership dues reflect your support of our mission and provide much needed unrestricted funds to KCIC, which we can allocate to any program as needed. Your membership dues are tax deductible.   Membership applications are available on our Membership page or at KCIC.

Make a Difference Through Volunteerism:
Volunteers are our greatest asset, and we are always seeking volunteers to support our mission.   If you would like to volunteer your time and talent, a little or a lot, please contact us.

Please make checks payable to Kansas City Indian Center.

Kansas City Indian Center accepts all donations with heartfelt gratitude. Thank you.