Our Wish List

I'm AcceptedCristo Rey Kansas City opened its doors in 2006. Since those early days, many wonderful individuals and companies have stepped forward to keep the dream alive.  

On an annual basis, Cristo Rey needs your help to give our students the education that they deserve. If you would like to support our students, please review Our Wish List and let us know how you can help by calling 816.595-2804 or email to development@cristoreykc.org.
 

Academics

One Year of Education: $6,750
Each student’s work-study internship earns half the cost of a Cristo Rey education. Every student also needs tuition assistance partners to fund the remainder. Every student. Every year.

Science Equipment: $1,000
Help us stock the shelves in the science labs with consumable supplies necessary for hands-on experimentation in the labs.

Student iPad or Tablet: $500
Sponsor one student’s iPad or tablet, including all software licenses.

ACT Breakfast:  $250
Help students have a power breakfast before taking the ACT.
  
Corporate Work Study Program

Sponsor a Student Worker at an Area Non-Profit:  $6,750
Want to give a student first-hand work experience in a helping organization?  Underwrite the cost of the work-study internship at an area non-profit. Help us double the benefit of your generosity.
 
Transportation to and from Work: $350
Help us provide safe, reliable transportation to work-study positions for an entire year.
 

Student Needs

Dressed for Success: $100
Fund uniforms so students look sharp and feel professional.

Backpack:  $50
Fill a student’s backpack with the essentials needed in class. 

Spiritual Life

Student Retreats: $2,000 per grade level
Give students time to reflect, rejuvenate and deepen their faith. Seniors participate in Kairos. Freshmen, sophomores and juniors participate in faith-based and community strengthening daylong retreats. Includes food and transportation.

Campus Ministry:  $500
Enable the Campus Minister to form students capable of serving as Junior or Senior Christian Leaders. Provide needed supplies for prayer services and liturgies.

Athletics

Sponsor a League Sport: $2,000
Cross Country, Volleyball, Soccer, Basketball and Baseball benefit from experienced coaches.

Team Apparel and Transportation: $750
Transportation, equipment, and uniforms are essentials for each sport. 

Faculty Development

Summer Professional Development: $1,000
Sponsor one teacher’s experience at the Cristo Rey Network summer workshop in Chicago.

The Basics

Stock the Health Room: $1,000
Help us keep the medicine cabinet stocked with vital supplies for the school year.

Building Beautification: $300
Keep our facilities safe, clean, and beautiful.