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Community Calendar

  • Tuesday, November 25 – Thanksgiving at Guadalupe Centers, Inc.
    Royals associates help bring holiday cheer to guests of the Guadalupe Centers, Inc. by serving a Thanksgiving feast. Guadalupe Centers, Inc. began in 1919 and is the longest continually-operating organization serving Latinos in the United States. It strives to improve the quality of life for individuals in the Latino communities of the Kansas City area by providing educational programs, facilitating access to health and social services, promoting and providing Latino cultural enrichment events, and sponsoring social activities.
  • Wednesday, December 10 – Royals Charities Kids Holiday Party
    During the sixth annual party, Royals Charities will host underserved children from area organizations to participate in holiday-themed activities such as decorating cooking and making ornaments. In addition, each child will receive a gift from Santa Claus and Sluggerrr Claus purchased by Royals associates and leave with a stocking full of goodies. The gift may be the only present that the children receive during the holiday season.
  • Friday, December 12 – Johnson County Christmas Bureau Holiday Shop
    Sluggerrr and Royals associates will distribute food, winter clothing and holiday gifts at the Johnson County Christmas Bureau Holiday Shop. The Johnson County Christmas Bureau is a volunteer, non-profit organization and United Way agency created in 1960 that provides necessary assistance to low-income families of Johnson County, Kansas.

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Royals Charities

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Royalty Fields

Royals Charities provides financial support to improve fields/facilities throughout the Midwest.

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Grants
Grants

Royals Charities funds new programs, tangible items, one-time capital expenses and more.

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Big Game James
Big Game James

The Royals and KCP&L, together with starting pitcher James Shields, are continuing a unique community outreach program for children in foster care - the Big Game James Section.

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Donation Requests
Donation Requests

The Royals support charitable organizations to positively impact our community.

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Buck O'Neil Seat
Buck O'Neil Legacy Seat

The Royals invite you to nominate individuals worthy of filling Buck's seat.

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Community Programs
Community Programs

See how the Royals are making a difference in communities around Kansas City.

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Royals Charities Mission Statement

The Kansas City Royals and Royals Charities are committed to being active members of the Kansas City community and region. Created in 2001, Royals Charities strives to support children, education, youth baseball/softball, and military in and around the Kansas City area. The foundation accomplishes this mission through financial donations, as well as in-kind support, including memorabilia, tickets and publicity. Under the leadership of the Glass family, Royals Charities has donated more than $7.8 million dollars in grants since its inception.

The 4 Pillars of Royals Charities:

Royals Charities helped provide support in 2013 to children-based charities in the greater Kansas City area including: Special Olympics KC Metro, Variety Children's Charity of Greater Kansas City, The University of Kansas Hospital's Neonatal Medical Home, and Dream Factory.

More than $750,000 has been donated to renovate 64 fields in Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, Oklahoma and Arkansas since 2006 (with an average matching grant size of $5,000) through the Royalty Fields Program. For more information, please visit royals.com/royaltyfields.

The MLB-Royals All-Star Scholars Program is providing scholarships to five students a year through the 20/20 Leadership organization with the opportunity for a $2,500 scholarship per year to any college in Kansas or Missouri.

Royals Charities has donated more than $130,000 to help military families at Fort Leavenworth, Fort Riley, the VA Hospital, Whiteman Air Force Base and Wounded Warriors.

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