how it works

  • Donate-what-you-can at the To-Go window

  • ORDER ONLINE and pick up right here at 31st St. & Troost Ave.

  • Healthy, local, seasonal food is used in our Box Lunches

  • Volunteers are used to the maximum extent possible to staff the cafe 

  • It is a non-profit

  • It is an initiative of RECONCILIATION SERVICES and integrated into a continuum of care with embedded case managers referring to RS Social & Mental Health Services

HOW MUCH DO I DONATE?

  • Donate the suggested amount of $11 and cover the cost of lunch AND help us offer social and mental health services for our most vulnerable neighbors in KC

  • Donate a little extra and pay it forward 

  • Donate what you can

Food Insecurity

15.6

15.6 million of U.S. households were food insecure at some time during 2016.

6.5

6.5 million children lived in food-insecure households in which children, along with adults, were food insecure

17.2

17.2% of the population in Jackson County, Missouri are food-insecure

That's about 117,270 individuals.

1/6

1 in 6 children in the U.S. are food insecure

3101 Troost Ave, Kansas City, Missouri 64109  |  (816) 931-4751  info@thelmaskitchen.org

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