What is Rick's Place?
A not-for-profit, charitable organization serving at-risk marketing communications, creative, and graphics professionals.
Why was it created?
In our industry, where participation in charitable giving is an everyday occurrence, we recognized that need and risk can also strike those within our own fields.
Who does Rick's Place benefit?
Members of our fields who are threatened or at risk, and have no access to other resources that would help resolve their professional difficulties.
What specific services has Rick's Place provided to date?
What additional services will be provided, and when?
Rick's Place will be a flexible resource center providing assistance to meet specific need situations. Rick's Place is an open door, with the ability to provide:
How are the services distributed?
Rick's Place is a component fund of the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation. Applicants for assistance can find out more about Rick's Place programs, or request assistance by: