Operation Breakthrough, Inc.
Rating: 5 stars 1 1 review 647
Children & Youth
3039 Troost Kansas City MO 64109 USA
Operation Breakthrough''s mission is to help children who are living in poverty develop to their fullest potential by providing them a safe, loving, and educational environment. The center also strives to support the children''s families through education, advocacy, referral services, and emergency aid.
OBI's early childhood education program provides an environment that is both physically and emotionally secure where infants, toddlers and preschoolers can develop intellectually, physically, emotionally/socially and become prepared for success in school.
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I have been a volunteer and contributor to Operation Breakthrough for over 20 years.
In spite of the fact that the children are poor and many are homeless, it is one of the happiest, busiest places in Kansas City. It is impossible to be at Operation Breakthrough and not find yourself smiling.
I have served on many boards in Kansas City, there is not a more committed, dedicated staff any where.
This is not just a day care center or a school. Operation Breakthrough cares for all aspects of a child's life.
Operation Breakthrough offers a" village" to raise our poorest children.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
Operation Breakthrough has given me great joy. I was given a profound gift when I discovered this wonderful place. I have also learned about the struggles of the poorest among us and I am a better person because of them.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
I would find more people to help lobby at the Missouri state capitol to help inform the state's legislators about the plight of poor children and their parents, so these law makers would offer more support to Operation Breakthrough's mission.
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