Mission Moment: Bob Miller Celebrates 35 Years at Alphapointe

Mission Moment: Bob Miller Celebrates 35 Years at Alphapointe

The No. 1 song on the pop music charts in 1986 was Dionne Warwick’s classic “That’s What Friends Are For.” It’s quite fitting that the song coincides with the year that Bob Miller started his career at Alphapointe. This week marks Miller’s 35-year anniversary of working at Alphapointe. And, in those 35 years, his co-workers…

Volunteer Spotlight: Danny Davies

Volunteer Spotlight: Danny Davies

As the nation celebrates National Volunteer Week (April 18-24), we wanted to take the opportunity to thank a long-time Alphapointe volunteer: Danny Davies. Danny’s tremendous philanthropic commitment to Alphapointe dates back nearly a decade. As the President and CEO of Lenexa (Kan.)-based C&C Group, Danny helped to transform Alphapointe’s annual golf tournament into the C&C…

Mission Moment: Meet the Next Changemaker

Mission Moment: Meet the Next Changemaker

Do you pay attention to email signatures? Even if you normally skim right past them or don’t even scroll that far, chances are good that you’d still remember the end of every email from Isaac McBurney. While most people include their name, title and perhaps a favorite quote, McBurney’s emails always end with this brief,…

Alphapointe Subsidiary Rightfully Sewn Expands with New Contracts, Hires, Space and Equipment

Alphapointe Subsidiary Rightfully Sewn Expands with New Contracts, Hires, Space and Equipment

Rightfully Sewn, Kansas City’s leading non-profit seamstress training and apparel manufacturer, has signed leases on second and third spaces and is expanding its staff to increase its educational and production capabilities on the heels of securing two new large contracts. Rightfully Sewn was acquired by non-profit Alphapointe in October 2020 and operates as a subsidiary.…

Alphapointe's Reinhard Mabry Named One of "50 Kansans You Should Know"

Alphapointe's Reinhard Mabry Named One of "50 Kansans You Should Know"

Alphapointe President and CEO Reinhard Mabry was honored in the March issue of Kansas City-based Ingram’s magazine as one of “50 Kansans You Should Know.” Celebrating 10 years, the series recognizes influential leaders from across the state each year. The cumulative list of honorees includes business executives, college presidents, non-profit leaders, athletes, authors, film makers…

Mission Moment: Meet the Real Superman

Mission Moment: Meet the Real Superman

Most people are familiar with the origin story of Superman. He was born on the planet Krypton and his parents built a spaceship for their son after learning of Krypton’s imminent destruction. The spacecraft landed on Earth in the rural United States. Superman was raised as Clark Kent and he committed himself to using his…