Homeless, Not Hopeless – Give Hope Radiothon

SPRINGFIELD, Mo (January 22, 2018) – Scripps Springfield Radio Operations (KTTS 94.7 FM, KSPW 96.5 FM, KSGF 1260 AM/104.1 FM, KRVI 106.7) are partnering with The Kitchen, Inc. to end homelessness in our community with a radiothon on Tuesday, January 23. The radiothon will take place on ALL of the Scripps Springfield Radio stations from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. During the day, listeners will have to opportunity to hear from Kitchen clients on how they’ve benefited from various Kitchen programs. The radiothon will also feature interviews with Kitchen staff. Additional information will also be available online on each of the radio station’s and The Kitchen’s websites as well as on various social media outlets. Housing is the key to ending homelessness! For the first time, members of our community…
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Knights Striking Out for The Kitchen

JANUARY 21, 2017 SIGN IN AT NOON--- BOWLING AT 1:00 PM ENTERPRISE PARK LANES and SUNSHINE LANES in Springfield, and CENTURY LANES in Nixa For the 23nd year, the local Knights of Columbus councils will sponsor the “Knights Striking out for The Kitchen” bowl-a-thon. More than 300 individuals will participate in the fundraising event in hopes of reaching this year’s goal of $60,000. In 2017, The Kitchen, Inc. provided housing and stabilizing services to 637 individuals. That’s 324 households with 105 households that included children under the age of 18. Of the 637 individuals, 135 at-risk and homeless veterans were served through The Kitchen’s Home at Last program. The cost of these services is approximately $23 a day. In addition to our housing programs, The Kitchen’s Rare Breed Youth Outreach…
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