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CAPA debuts new agency video

CAPA debuts new agency video

CAPA celebrated its 40th birthday in June 2015, and as part of the celebration, CAPA debuted its new agency video. This video highlights the important work we are doing each and every day, and spotlights just one child’s story out of thousands who have participated in CAPA’s programs and services. BIG thanks to Major Oak…

2014 Annual Report

2014 Annual Report

For 40 years, CAPA has been a leader in the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect in the Kansas City Metropolitan area. In 2014, CAPA was able to serve 3,434 children and individuals through its comprehensive programs. For more of CAPA’s impact numbers and details from 2014, please check out the full report…

Calling all Holiday HEROES!

Calling all Holiday HEROES!

There’s no denying that winter is here, and with Thanksgiving only a week away, we know the holiday season is upon us!   While the holiday season is a time of joy and celebration for many, there are families dealing with anxiety, stress, and for some, the lasting effects of abuse.  CAPA is working with these families…

2013 Annual Report

2013 Annual Report

For more than 39 years, CAPA has been a leader in the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect in the Kansas City Metropolitan area. In 2013, CAPA was able to serve 5,954 children and their families through its comprehensive programs. For more of CAPA’s impact numbers and details from 2013, please check out…

Save the date: Black & Orange Bash 2014

Save the date: Black & Orange Bash 2014

Stay tuned for how to get your tickets or contact us today! (816) 252-8388 x 310 or events@capacares.org

Developing CAPA’s future

Developing CAPA’s future

CAPA is excited to welcome Amanda Hallier as its new Development & Communications Director. Hallier joins the CAPA team with a proven passion for helping children and families who are at risk of or who have been affected by child abuse and neglect. Prior to joining CAPA’s leadership team, Hallier served more than five years…

Bye, bye mortgage

Bye, bye mortgage

On April 30, CAPA hosted an Open House to celebrate the final payment of its mortgage… hooray! This payment was made possible by a few generous donations by long-time CAPA supporters. The Open House included guided tours by staff and a meet and greet with board members. CAPA’s hallways also featured new artwork by clients.…

Mayoral awareness

Mayoral awareness

As part of CAPA’s awareness efforts for National Child Abuse Prevention Month, Executive Director Rochelle Parker has teamed up with area Mayors to raise awareness and support in our local communities. CAPA is honored to partner with community leaders in mission to prevent and treat child abuse. We wish to thank these mayors individually and…

A blue ribbon success

A blue ribbon success

CAPA hosted its first annual Blue Ribbon Burgers & Brews on Friday, April 4, 2014. The event brought together area businesses, restaurants, breweries and CAPA supporters for a night of networking and philanthropy all to benefit CAPA’s programs and child abuse prevention efforts. Guests were treated to delicious burger samples from Diamond Bowl, Famous Dave’s,…

Welcoming new leadership

Welcoming new leadership

CAPA board members and staff extend a warm welcome to Rochelle Parker as the organization’s new Executive Director. Parker recently served as the Vice President of Development at KVC Health Systems, Inc. Her responsibilities included leadership, strategic direction and coordination of short and long-term fundraising plans for both KVC and its subsidiaries. Prior to that,…