Darol Rodrock Foundation team photo - April 13, 2017

Sporting KC and Darol Rodrock Foundation to collect donations for local youth in foster care Wednesday

Sporting Kansas City and the Darol Rodrock Foundation are continuing their partnership in 2017 to provide support for local foster care children and families.

In addition to giving away amenity kits to the first 7,000 fans inside Children’s Mercy Park on Wednesday when Sporting KC hosts Seattle Sounders FC, the Darol Rodrock Foundation will set up a donation bin at the Sporting Plaza as fans enter the stadium. Supporters are encouraged to drop off any of the following unwrapped items for children transitioning from group homes and foster families to independent living:

  • New toiletry and hygiene products
  • New school and dorm supplies
  • Cash donations and gift cards

In addition, the following drop-off locations are currently accepting donations to the Darol Rodrock Foundation.

Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday, noon – 5 p.m.

  • Model Office at Forest View
    (12502 S Hasting St., Olathe, KS 66061)
  • Model Office at Stonebridge Trails
    (16074 W 163rd Terr., Olathe, KS 66062)

Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

  • Rodrock Development Office
    (12643 Hemlock, Overland Park, KS 66213
  • Sporting Kansas City Office
    (2020 Baltimore Ave. Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64108)

Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

  • Sporting Style Pop-In Store at Children’s Mercy Park
    (1 Sporting Way, Kansas City, KS 66111)

Sporting Kansas City and Rodrock Development began their partnership in 2015 to raise awareness for the Darol Rodrock Foundation and assist in its mission to develop the full potential of youth aging out of foster care. For more information, visit DarolRodrockFoundation.org.