Invest In Hillcrest

Join Hillcrest’s Effort to Solve Homelessness in Kansas City

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For more than 40 years, Hillcrest has been helping the homeless to become self-reliant, independent contributors of society. Your gift will help ensure that Hillcrest can continue to offer homeless families an opportunity to change their lives for the better.

  • Hillcrest is a not-for-profit 501c3 charitable organization serving the Greater Kansas City Area, including the Northland, Northwest Missouri, Jackson, Wyandotte & Johnson Counties.
  • All gifts are tax deductible under IRS 501c3 regulations.
  • A receipt for your tax-deductible gift will be mailed to you at the address you provide at check-out.
  • Ask about the Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) Credits we may have available. Learn more about NAP credits here.

Thank you again for your support of Hillcrest and the homeless families & youth we serve each day!


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Other Ways Your Resources Can Make an Impact

Hillcrest offers many opportunities to put your time, talent, and treasure to work for good.

  • Volunteer! Sponsor an apartment, stock our pantry, sponsor our Gala, volunteer on-site, and more! View our opportunities to serve here.

  • Are you a Thrivent Financial member? Designate your Donor Choice Dollars to Hillcrest Transitional Housing!

  • Does your company offer a gift matching program? Be sure to take advantage and double your donation! Not sure? Check out this list of Kansas City employers with matching gift programs.

  • Have an item of value you’d like to turn into changed lives? Hillcrest can work with you to convert your car, jewelry, stock, or other valuable into a donation.

Become a Legacy Builder

Hillcrest Transitional Housing changes lives, and so can you! Build your legacy and maximize your giving with a variety of planned giving options, including:

  • Gift from a Will or Trust
  • Beneficiary Designation
  • Charitable Remainder Trust (CRT)
  • Long-Term Appreciated Securities
  • IRA Qualified Required Distribution (QRD)

Learn more with our planned giving brochure or contact Barbara Fitzgerald at for more information.

Learn why Hillcrest’s program is different, and how it produces REAL CHANGE in those we serve: