Kansas City Chiefs and GEHA Give Back

Kansas City Chiefs and GEHA Give Back

Sunday is a day many Kansas Citians wait for all week. It is a day for savory snacks, red and gold jerseys, and cheers that can be heard for miles. It’s GAME DAY for the Kansas City Chiefs!  While the Chiefs thrill us through nail-biting games and fill us with...
Hallmark’s Gift of Generosity AND Safety

Hallmark’s Gift of Generosity AND Safety

“When you care enough to send the very best.”  Hallmark’s signature phrase rang truer than ever for United Inner City Services (UICS) through a special delivery on Monday, December 6, 2020.  Hallmark Cards, Inc. delivered 300 face shields to UICS-Metro...
Dog Days of Learning at UICS-Metro Center

Dog Days of Learning at UICS-Metro Center

Dogs aren’t only a man’s best friend… They are also best friends to pre-K students at United Inner City Services (UICS)! The Animators classroom at UICS-Metro Center includes animal enthusiasts who recently expressed interest in exploring the lives of household pets....
New Opportunity to Build Bridges: Northland Expansion

New Opportunity to Build Bridges: Northland Expansion

During the last several months, most of us have seen or heard a child on the other end of a Zoom session. Many parents and caregivers have gained new “office assistants” this year as they work from home: their children.  In the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, parents...
In Appreciation of Teachers

In Appreciation of Teachers

Think about your favorite teacher(s).  What made them your favorite? Do you have a fun memory of them that makes you smile? How did they make your least favorite subject enjoyable (or at least tolerable)?  What dreams did they inspire you to chase with full force?  At...