Alphapointe Names Corporate Champion & Corporate Volunteer of the Year

Alphapointe Names Corporate Champion & Corporate Volunteer of the Year

At Alphapointe’s 2022 holiday party and awards event, the organization formally recognized the entire team at the Hampton Inn & Suites Country Club Plaza as the Corporate Champion of the Year as well as Jessica Mumma as the Corporate Champion Volunteer of the Year. Since 2018, the Hampton Inn & Suites has served as the…

Alphapointe & C&C Group Annual Donation Drive for Hope Faith Ministries

Alphapointe & C&C Group Annual Donation Drive for Hope Faith Ministries

The holiday season is a time to give thanks for all that we have received and an opportunity to give back to our community. During November and December, Alphapointe and C&C Group teamed up, once again, to support Hope Faith. This was an opportunity for everyone to donate warm essentials for those finding themselves without…

It’s All About T.G.I. with F.F.!

It’s All About T.G.I. with F.F.!

On Friday, Dec. 9, Alphapointe Youth joined the youth from Center of Hope Ministries to participate in a Community Service Project to give back to other youth in appreciation for all they have received this year. The youth celebrated T.G.I. with F.F.: being Thankful, Grateful, Impactful with Family & Friends! The goal was to have…

Alphapointe Announces Volunteer of the Year

Alphapointe Announces Volunteer of the Year

At Alphapointe’s 2022 holiday party and awards event, the organization formally recognized Michael Williams as the Alphapointe Volunteer of the Year! Michael has supported Alphapointe in many ways, including serving on Alphapointe’s Boards of Directors, volunteering for many youth-related camps and activities and working with clinical, rehabilitation and Foundation teams on numerous projects. Michael served…

Alphapointe Announces Employees of the Year

Alphapointe Announces Employees of the Year

Alphapointe is pleased to honor its dedicated team members with our annual series of recognition awards. These individuals represent the collective spirit and determination as Alphapointe pursues its commitment toward achieving its mission of empowering people with vision loss to achieve their goals and aspirations. Since our founding in 1911, thousands of individuals have worked…

Volunteer Spotlight: Patricia Lyons Cox

Volunteer Spotlight: Patricia Lyons Cox

As part of the ongoing Volunteer Spotlight series, we checked in with volunteer Patricia Lyons Cox on why she chooses to donate her time and energy to Alphapointe. Q&A with Patricia  Tell us about you… I call Kansas City my home and find great comfort being with family and friends. Kansas City has a long…

Adding a "D" for Disability to DEI Efforts

Adding a "D" for Disability to DEI Efforts

Organizations around the nation are making a new commitment to embrace the concept of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the workplace (often shortened to “DEI”). But, there’s one important element of DEI that frequently is not addressed: and that’s a “D” for Disability. Alphapointe Manager of Donor Development & Community Relations Cheryl Rayburn recently addressed…