Archive for December 2018

Blue KC Chiefs Kingdom Champion: John Lair

For the Chiefs December 13, 2018, game against the San Diego Chargers, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City (Blue KC) and the Chiefs selected John Lair, President and CEO of Special Olympics Kansas (SOKS) as the Blue KC Chiefs Kingdom Champion. Prior to kickoff, Lair received on-field recognition and conducted the ceremonial first…

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Spira Care: Get to Know Your Care Guides

To celebrate the upcoming openings of three new Care Centers in Missouri (Crossroads, Lee’s Summit and Liberty), we spoke with our Spira Care Care Guides to get their thoughts on Spira Care, their roles and what makes Spira Care different. If you’re unfamiliar with Spira Care, it’s a first-of-its-kind healthcare offering available to eligible Blue…

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Blue KC Chiefs Kingdom Champion: Dan Justus

For the Chiefs December 9, 2018, game against the Baltimore Ravens, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City (Blue KC) and the Chiefs selected Sergeant Dan Justus of the North Kansas City Police Department as the Blue KC Chiefs Kingdom Champion. Prior to kickoff, Justus received on-field recognition and conducted the ceremonial first pass…

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Holiday Hunger in Kansas City

With the holidays upon us, many Kansas Citians are gathering for work parties, family dinners and gift-giving. And while the holidays bring cheer, they can also bring financial stress, hunger and malnourishment for many of our neighbors, with approximately 350,000 people in Kansas City facing hunger – 100,000 of which are children. According to the…

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