Crossroads Academy Announces Signature Annual Fundraiser

Dreaming Big in Downtown Kansas City

Thursday, December 5th at 5:30 p.m. Grace & Holy Trinity Cathedral Founders’ Hall

Major Sponsors: Phil & Judy Kirk and the Kirk Foundation John & Marny Sherman Americo Financial Life & Annuity Commerce Bank KCP&L

KANSAS CITY, MO – Crossroads Academy announces its annual signature fundraiser, Dreaming Big in Downtown Kansas City. On December 5th, the school will celebrate a successful inaugural year and the expansion of its Downtown student body to 230 scholars in grades kindergarten through sixth.

During the event, Crossroads Academy will honor the Downtown Council and the Community Improvement District Ambassadors, important Downtown community partners who have played an integral role in supporting and securing students and staff members since the school’s inception.

Kansas City’s top restaurants are teaming up to provide entrée and dessert samplings for all guests at the December 5th event. Featured restaurants will include: Aixois, BabyCakes, BRGR, Dove Chocolate Discoveries, Grand Street Café, Grunauer, Lagnaipe, Pigwich, The Rieger Hotel Grill & Exchange, Room 39, Savoy Grill and Westside Local. Local band Lost Wax will provide live entertainment and drinks will be provided by Boulevard Brewery and The Roasterie.

More event information can be found on the Crossroads Academy website:

Crossroads Academy is a public charter school located in Downtown Kansas City. Its mission is to prepare students to excel in high school by providing an academically rigorous K – 8 education as it strives to be the premier urban school serving Kansas City’s youth and a destination for other educators seeking inspiration and best practices.


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