Helping working poor families in Kansas City.

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Transitional Housing Program

Make a Difference


River of Refuge relies upon many volunteers to help address the needs of those we serve. We welcome individuals and groups who are passionate about service to others.


River of Refuge’s mission is to empower working-poor families through programs that encourage financial responsibility, provide interim housing and assist families with fundamental needs.

Tax Credits

Did you know that you can make your charitable dollars stretch farther by using Missouri state tax credits for contributions to River of Refuge

River of Refuge Thank You

Upcoming Events

Ride for Refuge 2017

06/17/2017 @ All Day -

The dream is now a reality! River of Refuge has opened our Transitional Housing Program, which provides a direct alternative to pay-by-the-week motels.

Raise the Roof 2017

09/23/2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm -

Lone Summit Ranch,
Lee’s Summit, MO
Dinner – Silent Auction – Live Entertainment

Run for Refuge 2017

09/09/2017 @ 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm -

Join us for a family-friendly 5K run/walk benefiting the River of Refuge. The event will be a glow-in-the-dark theme. Costumes encouraged!