A Lunch Affair with R!KC

This annual luncheon gives attendees a unique opportunity to meet and learn about RIKC. Our goal is to develop and establish lifelong ‘friends’ who truly understand and support the work that we do. We want to inspire our ‘friends’ with the facts and stories of our organization’s work.

Location: Star Pavilion at Ameristar Casino Kansas City
3200 N. Ameristar Dr. Kansas City, MO 64161

Event Tickets: Individual tickets are $75. Available for purchase March 3. Table purchasing options are listed under sponsorship opportunities.

Questions? Call Lexie Humphrey at 816.751.7781 or

Wheelchair Wash
- 4/24/2014

RIKC volunteers, students from UMKC Health Sciences Program and the staff from numotion are pleased to announce that we will be holding a Manual and Power Wheelchair Wash on Thursday, April 24 from 10am to 2pm.

The event will take place at RIKC, located at: 3011 Baltimore Ave. Kansas City, MO Reservations are preferred by APRIL 23 to have a chair washed. If participants need assistance we will have plenty of volunteers to help out!

We will have chairs to transfer into during the wash. Reservations can be made by calling Vicki Rancilio at (816) 751-7901 or email at

A Day at the Lake

Our 20th annual Day at the Lake, creates opportunities for individuals to get out of their wheelchairs and into the water to enjoy a day of water sports. A dedicated team of volunteers work together to help individuals with paralysis and other debilitating conditions experience the freedom of accessible water sports including water skiing, jet skiing and boating on Smithville Lake.

Time and Location: Friday, July 11, 2014 - 9 a.m.

Crows Creek Landing - Smithville Lake

First priority is given to those with a spinal cord injury.

Bacon Fest

Location: Union Station

Event Tickets: Go on sale July 1st.

Early Pig Discount is from July 1 – July 31.

Pork has been getting a bad rap these days and we think it’s a shame. Maple apple crème brulee with caramelized bacon sugar to fine craft beer and live music make Bacon Fest one of Kansas City’s greatest fundraising events!  Come out and celebrate the greatest cured meat ever made - BACON! Enjoy all things bacon while helping newly disabled children and adults get back on the road of life!

For more information call the bacon hotline: 816.751.7781

Ability Quest: Run, Walk, Stroll or Roll

Individuals of all abilities run, walk, stroll, and roll in celebration of their abilities and the strides our patients and clients have made to regain their independence following a debilitating injury or illness. An inspiring can’t miss fun event!

Time and Location: Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 8:30 a.m.

Berkley Riverfront Park Kansas City, MO

Thank you for supporting the 6th Annual Ability Quest by sponsoring, registering, donating or volunteering!

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