Police Athletic League of Kansas City

    Every day more than 70 children walk through the doors of PAL Centers.

    Become a Tutor

    Our kids need you.
    PAL is seeking volunteers to provide homework help and after school tutoring.

    Cops and Kids

    PAL programs instill teamwork, self-motivation, responsibility, leadership and other life skills in youth through organized sports and recreational activities.

    Youth Advisory Board

    PAL’s Youth Advisory Board volunteers serve as advocates, advisors and leaders to improve  PAL for all youth.

    PAL had 11,785 in daily contacts with youth in 2022, building positive relationships with them and their families. PAL also provided over 13,000 meals for youth in 2022 through our daily service and special events.

    PAL served over 11,000 meals to PAL youth.

    PAL gave away over 800 family-size box meals, produce and milk to families in the community.

    PAL Child Life Specialist had over 6,000 interventions with PAL youth to assist with self-regulation, coping and resiliency tools.

    PAL gave away over 8,000 lbs. of clothing and 13 pallets of hygiene products to families in the community.

    PAL gave away 350 backpacks complete with all school supplies to PAL youth.

    PAL generated nearly $465,000 in income through fundraisers, grants, corporate partnerships and individual donors.

    Help PAL Youth For The Holidays

    PAL is hosting their 12th Annual Holiday Party on December 14 at the PAL Center from 5:00 – 7:00 PM. 

    We are 150 gifts short of our goal and could use your help purchasing gifts for our PAL youth! 

    Click below to go to our Amazon Wish List, pick out a gift, and have it sent to PAL—1801 White Ave, KCMO 64126. 

    We also are in need of volunteers for the party! Sign up by clicking the button below. For questions on volunteering, please email Skip Cox

    Thank you for making a difference for our PAL families! 

    A special thank you to our 2023 PAL Sponsors! This joint event of the KCMO an KCK Police Athletic Leagues helps kids in both cities. We are thankful to have bi-state community support. 

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    PAL youth programs help children develop positive self-esteem, leadership skills, a sense of belonging, improve school performance, resolve conflict and fill their free time after school. Register your child today.

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