KMOX in the Community

April 03, 2019 - 9:50 am
In 1989, a pioneering group from all corners of child welfare formed the Foster & Adoptive Care Coalition. As the crack cocaine epidemic gripped our community, the founders of the Coalition saw children languish for years in foster care. They believed in a different future, one in which no...
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March 01, 2019 - 12:15 am
Rock Steady Boxing-O’Fallon, Illinois was started by Deb Belsheim as a way to help her dad who was suffering from the debilitating effects of Parkinson’s disease. She learned about RSB and what it could do for people with PD, and in 2016 she went to work. Today, RSB-O’Fallon is home to a determined...
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February 06, 2019 - 10:19 am
On October 10, 1971, Philip Hockensmith was born to Dana and Sue Hockensmith. At 4 months old, Philip was diagnosed with Cytomeglia virus. After months of caring for Philip at home, Dana and Sue made the difficult decision to place him in a residential facility in Sedalia, Missouri. A move to...
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January 28, 2019 - 12:16 pm
Assistance League of St. Louis is run by an all-volunteer group of more than 500. The organization’s mission is to identify, develop, fund and implement ongoing philanthropic programs to serve specific needs of children and adults in the St. Louis community. Assistance League has served the St...
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November 02, 2018 - 11:51 am
EVENT UPDATE: Due to the impending weather, Bikes for Tykes will continue taking donations until approximately 2pm today. If you planned to see us, please come early! Thanks! KMOX, Y98, NOW963, 97.1 FM Talk and St. Louis’ Official Christmas Station, 102.5 KEZK Present: Bikes for Tykes 2019,...
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October 01, 2018 - 12:00 am
St. Louis Recreation Development Group, Inc. began its efforts to bring life to Spirit of Discovery Park, a radically inclusive amusement park located in the greater St. Louis, Missouri area in February of 2016. After raising over $50K, in January of 2018, the St. Louis-based, no profit and 501c3...
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September 01, 2018 - 12:00 am
Rx Outreach is the nation’s largest nonprofit, fully-licensed, mail-order pharmacy. Established in 2010 and headquartered in St. Louis, Rx Outreach provides nationwide access to low-cost medications for people battling both poverty and chronic disease, saving its patients more than $590 million as...
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August 01, 2018 - 12:00 am
HealthWorks! Kids' Museum St. Louis is the first museum in the region to focus solely on health education. Children learn through hands-on exhibits that captivate their natural interests in how their bodies work, and how they can help it function at its best. As children enter the exhibit floor,...
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Courtesy: YMCA
July 01, 2018 - 12:00 am
The Gateway Region YMCA has been serving the bi-state region for more than 160 years as one of the leading health and human service organizations in the St. Louis metropolitan area.
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