Hope Faith is the only Homeless Assistance Campus in the Greater Kansas City area. Founded in 2004, Hope Faith’s key principals are to bring humanity back to our homeless guests through mental, emotional, and spiritual assistance. Through the kindness of our staff and volunteers, Hope Faith provides everything from hot meals; hot showers; medical, dental and optical; counseling; clothing; haircuts; transportation; city, state and federal assistance; and mail services (and the list goes on). All of this in a 47,000 square foot building downtown. Read through what each team at Hope Faith accomplishes, and if you feel like joining our family, apply down below!
Oversee programs, partnerships, and evaluations for Hope Faith. Work individually with guests to identify their strengths and resources and collaborates with them to help maximize their abilities and actualize opportunities. Working closely with guests and community partners to address long-term challenges, such as housing, navigating mental health systems, interacting with legal entities and public benefits offices.
Improving the health of our community by serving nutritious meals and healthy food options to individuals who otherwise do not have access to fresh food. Ensuring no guest leaves hungry!
Marketing and Development
Plan and produce fundraising initiatives and activities, create long-term relationships with current and potential donors, become a voice in the Kansas City philanthropic community, as well an ambassador of what HOPE FAITH stands for.
Ensuring every guest is seen and met with the requested accommodations such as private showers, appointment scheduling, and individual mail sorting and distribution.
JOIN OUR FAMILY.
Being a member of this organization requires a certain type of moxie! To be a part of another human being’s fight to regain their sense of worth and purpose is an incredible honor. Click the button below for current job openings at Hope Faith.
2020 HOPE FAITH BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Paul Zak (Chairman), CEO, America’s Call Center
Blake Reeves (Vice Chairman), Polsinelli
Michelle McAfoos (Secretary), US Bank
Dr. Paul Allen (Treasurer), Children’s Mercy Hospital
Eric Keller, Principal Project Manager, Cargill
Cheryl Sanders, CPA
Mike Cillessen, CEO, C & C Group
Bill Stueck, CEO, Suburban Lawn & Garden
Sarah Plake, KSHB/Channel 41 Action News
Darryl A. Burton, United Methodist Church of the Resurrection
Tori Cawman, KCMO Police Department – Social Services
BOARD OF DIRECTORS EMERITI
Sandra Ratterman, Vice President, Hope in the Streets and Executive
Matt Miller, President, Robert E. Miller Group
Jon Carpenter, Allergan
Doug Tapp, Deloitte Consulting
Jim Pettijohn, Architect (Retired)