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 9,940 daily contacts with PAL youth in 2021 (despite being closed 25 days for holidays and police functions – protests, Covid precautions).

    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.

    In collaboration with the Missouri Special Olympics, PAL will be hosting a  “KC Sports Experience” for over 100 Special Olympians and PAL Youth on June 9th & 10th. “KC Sports Experience” will highlight various sport fundamentals and competitions, including Soccer, Flag Football, Bocce, Basketball, and Pickleball. 

    We need volunteers to help make this event happen. As a volunteer, you will help teams of athletes learn new skills, engage in various sports offerings, and ultimately, have a BLAST!

    2023 Kansas City PAL Golf Tournament & Golf Ball Drop

    Join us as PAL Kansas City, MO and PAL Kansas City, KS come together for their annual Golf Tournament. Get your team ready and tee up for a day benefitting two great causes  — and enter for your chance to win $5,000 at the PAL Golf Ball Drop.

    Shoal Creek Golf Course
    8905 Shoal Creek Parkway
    Kansas City, MO 64157

    Golf Tournament
    September 8, 2023
    8am – 3pm
    Get Your Tickets
    Sponsorship Information

    50/50 PAL Golf Ball Drop:
    Enter for your chance to win $5,000. This fundraiser will be held at the end of the Golf Tournament.
    September 8, 2023
    1:30pm – 2pm
    $50 per entry (only 200 entries available)
    Claim Your Entry

    A special thank you to our 2022 PAL Draft 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. For more information, go to paldraft.org.  

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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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