Please welcome Hillcrest Platte County to the Serve KC circle of nonprofits and play a role in helping them meet their objective of moving clients from homelessness to self-sufficiency. Serve KC volunteers have been asked to help with gardening (trim rose bushes and clean up the community garden) and yard beautification (remove weeds and trim bushes).
Dress: Wear comfortable clothing you won’t mind getting dirty and close toe shoes. You may want to bring your own work gloves.
Directions: Hillcrest Platte County is made up of several properties located on N Northwood Rd. In order to maintain the dignity of their Program Residents there is no sign that says “Hillcrest Platte County” on any of the properties. The property located at 5609 N Northwood Rd is the office and there is a sign that says “Office” on the front door. View this MAP for detailed directions. You can also call Becky at 816-877-4397 or Mike at 816-665-2539
Parking: Park in the driveway of 5609; however, if that driveway is full you may park in the driveway of 5605, 5611, 5615, 5619 or 5921.
Kid-Friendly: There is no minimum age, but children need to be old enough to follow directions and not wander off.
Snacks: Water and snacks will be provided. There will be a break at which time a short video will be shown so volunteers can learn more about Hillcrest Platte County.
In Case of Weather — Because this is an outdoor event we are at the mercy of mother nature and ask that you check our site before leaving your house to make sure the event hasn’t been cancelled because or rain or other dangerous weather conditions.
Hillcrest Platte County is a Christian, non-profit organization that offers housing and supportive services for working adults and families who are homeless or insecurely housed to provide sustainable independence.