Community

Helping Kansas City become a more vibrant place to live, work and play.

Here for Good Hero: Nicki Jones

By Blue KC | Dec 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

On December 1, 2019, in conjunction with the Chiefs home game against the Oakland Raiders, Nicki Jones was recognized by Blue KC and KCFX/Chiefs Radio Network for her volunteer work with the Girls on the Run (GOTR) organization. “Nicki Jones is dedicated to improving the lives of young girls through the wonderful vehicle of Girls…

Read More

Blue KC Honors Veterans Day

By Blue KC | Nov 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

Yesterday across our organization, we were proud to honor those who have served and those currently serving in our military by partnering with two Kansas City organizations including A Million Thanks and United Way of Greater Kansas City. Writing Letters With A Million Thanks Blue KC employees put pen to paper to thank our veterans…

Read More

Spotlight on Customer Experience at Blue KC

By Blue KC | Nov 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Blue KC values its customers – and last year, we made some strides toward improving customer experience.  In 2018, Blue KC took additional steps in implementing a customer-centric corporate culture and formed a dedicated Customer Experience team, which consists of six outstanding employees who help make customer loyalty a priority for every department at Blue…

Read More

Here for Good Hero: Major Darren Ivey

By Blue KC | Nov 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

On November 3, 2019, Major Darren Ivey of the Kansas City Police Department (KCPD) was recognized by Blue KC and KCFX/Chiefs Radio Network for his volunteer work with the veterans organization The Battle Within by being named the Here For Good Hero for the Chiefs home game against the Minnesota Vikings. “Major Darren Ivey is…

Read More

Here for Good Hero: Skyler Phelps

By Blue KC | Oct 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

On October 27, 2019, Skyler Phelps, Board Chair of Sheffield Place, was recognized by Blue KC and KCFX/Chiefs Radio Network as the Here For Good Hero for the Chiefs home game against the Green Bay Packers. Sheffield Place opened its doors in February 1991 as a community response to the growing population of homeless mothers and…

Read More

Coaches With Character 2018-2019 Recap

By Blue KC | Oct 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City (Blue KC) and ‘C’ You In The Major Leagues partnered for the third consecutive season to recognize six Coaches with Character, a monthly award that spotlights coaches who, through their leadership on and off the field, help to grow amateur sports in the Kansas City community and…

Read More

Blue KC Sporting Samaritans 2019 Recap

By Blue KC | Oct 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Every soccer season, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City (Blue KC) and Sporting Kansas City partner to honor Blue KC Sporting Samaritans, teachers who strive to make the Kansas City community a better place to live, work and play. Award recipients are selected from nominations submitted by fans, friends and colleagues. Sporting Samaritans…

Read More

Here For Good Hero: Pauly Hart

By Blue KC | Oct 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

On September 22, 2019, Pauly Hart, Executive Director of Lead to Read KC, was recognized by Blue KC and KCFX/Chiefs Radio Network as the first Here For Good Hero of the 2019 NFL season. Lead to Read KC is a Kansas City nonprofit dedicated to improving the basic literacy skills of children in the urban…

Read More

A Force for Good: Highlighting the Well Stocked Partners

By Blue KC | Sep 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Have you joined the fight against hunger? September is Hunger Action Month – a time when Americans join hands with the Feeding America network of food banks to battle hunger and spread awareness. At Blue KC, we’re determined to help by increasing access to nutritious food in underserved areas of the city through our Well…

Read More

August 2019 Blue KC Sporting Samaritans: Cara Martin and Tiffany Peeler

By Blue KC | Aug 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

We’re spotlighting two Kansas Citians who were recently honored as Blue KC Sporting Samaritans. Cara Martin Cara Martin, a gifted education teacher at Wolf Springs Elementary in the Blue Valley School District, was honored by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City (Blue KC) and Sporting KC as the first Blue KC Sporting Samaritan for…

Read More