What we're about

You don’t have to be a single mom to appreciate the sacrifices they make every day. Bearing the full responsibility of parenthood and provision for a family is often exhausting and isolating. The Single Mom KC (TSMKC) exists to provide hope, courage, and community for these moms and their families.

In the Kansas City area, there are an estimated 61,000 single mothers raising 136,000 children. In the Kansas City Area 51% of families are Single Mother Families. In comparison, the state and national average are 35%. Studies show that children who grow up without a father in the home are four times more likely to grow up in poverty, 9 times as likely as likely to drop out of school and are at an immensely higher risk for future incarceration and teen pregnancy. Single moms face huge challenges, but we believe in their resilience and ability to lead. We believe that their children do not have to join those statistics. With your partnership, TSMKC is committed to rewriting the narrative and breaking damaging cycles through the power of community.

If your heart is drawn to these families, but you haven’t been sure how to meet the need, we invite you to join us. TSMKC is led by single moms who took ownership of their story, created the community they needed, and now are seeing stories of triumph take place for other mothers in the Kansas City area. You can make a huge impact in the lives of these families, helping them rewrite the script for this moment and for generations to come.

The Single Mom KC seeks to serve holistically, empowering and encouraging single moms in every area of their lives. We do this by providing:

● Connection and community with other moms

● Quarterly events that embrace, nourish, and provide hope

● Practical and spiritual mentoring

● Leadership development

● Small group opportunities to educate

● Monthly workshops to equip and empower

● Financial counseling, resources, and household goods

● A beautiful clothing boutique where moms can “shop” for free

● An outlook that centers on the abundant grace of Jesus Christ

Get Started

Is there a single mom in your life that you want to bless? Download our free guide filled with ideas for practical ways to provide a support system.

Donate with your resources and your time to The Single Mom KC today and help meet the practical and spiritual needs of these amazing moms and their families.

Generational Impact

We’ve all had moments when we’ve wondered if our lives are making any difference in the world. When you partner with TSMKC, you don’t need to wonder. The impact is tangible and lasting. You’re giving families stronger foundations. You’re providing a place where moms receive healing and hope to pass on to their children and others. You’re helping them write a new story and begin a trajectory of hope.

https://www.thesinglemomkc.org/

Upcoming events (5+)

Meet MOM @ the Boutique

9925 W 88th St

The Single MOM KC invites you to Meet MOM @ the Boutique Free appetizers and a conversation with The Single MOM KC. Each month, we will open the Boutique to those who want to learn more about the mission and outworkings of The Single MOM KC. Over appetizers, guests will hear the vision and mission for single mother families being restored and get to meet and hear from single mothers who are part of the TSMKC community.

Meet MOM @ the Boutique

9925 W 88th St

The Single MOM KC invites you to Meet MOM @ the Boutique Free continental breakfast and a conversation with The Single MOM KC. Each month, we will open the Boutique to those who want to learn more about the mission and outworkings of The Single MOM KC. Over a continental breakfast, guests will hear the vision and mission for single mother families being restored and get to meet and hear from single mothers who are part of the TSMKC community.

Clothed with Dignity Boutique

9925 W 88th St

Single moms, no need to register. Just come in and find some clothes and accessories at NO cost to you!

Volunteer Orientation

9925 W 88th St

Interested in Volunteering at the Clothed With Dignity Boutique or other TSMKC programs? Register for an upcoming Volunteer Orientation

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Clothed with Dignity Boutique

9925 W 88th St

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