Events

Helping people with disabilities is what we do... but we can't do it alone. One way to get involved is by participating in Capper Foundation events - as an attendee, sponsor or volunteer.  

Sponsors:  Our marketing team makes every effort to bring attention to your business for your generosity of support.  We use multiple promotional avenues including local media, signage and social media.  Contact our Community Engagement Manager for additional information.

Volunteers:  Events provide numerous, fun opportunities to be engaged as a volunteer - committee member and/or event volunteer.  Contact our Volunteer Coordinator for additional information, or sign up online.

iCan Bike and iCan Bike Finale

Central Park Community Center 1534 SW Clay St., Topeka, KS

"iCan Bike", formerly "Lose the Training Wheels", is a unique 5-day summer program experience to give individuals with disabilities the self-confidence to learn to ride a two-wheel bicycle. We are also planning for an iCan Bike Finale on Saturday, June 11, 2022. The event will allow riders to learn safe riding practices and celebrate their new skills. More…

iCan Swim

Hummer Sports Park - Capitol Federal Natatorium 530 SW Tuffy Kellogg Dr., Topeka, KS

“iCan Swim” is a unique 5-day summer program experience to give individuals with disabilities the self-confidence and the foundation for safely enjoying an aquatic environment, and promotes as much independent movement in the water as possible.  The iCan Swim program is not aquatic therapy, rather a program to enjoy the water as a leisure recreational…

Arthur Capper’s 157th Birthday Celebration

Capper Foundation 3500 SW 10th Ave., Topeka, KS

Join us to celebrate the life and legacy of our founder, Sen. Arthur Capper, a renowned businessman, statesman and philanthropist on his 157th birthday. More event details coming soon. Note: Time subject to change.

Concert for a Child

Topeka Performing Arts Center 214 SE 8th Ave, Topeka, KS

Concert for a Child is back for its second year on Friday, August 26, 2022, at Topeka Performing Arts Center. World-renown fingerstyle guitarists Andy McKee, Calum Graham, and Trevor Gordon Hall will host a Masterclass for aspiring guitarists and perform a special concert jointly benefiting Capper Foundation's Pediatric Scholarship Assistance Fund and Topeka Performing Arts…

C.A.S.T. for Kids Lone Oak – Hosted by Bettis Companies, in partnership with Koss Construction and Capper Foundation

Lone Oak - Lecompton, KS Lecompton, KS

  Bettis Companies, in partnership with Koss Construction and Capper Foundation will be hosting the 1st Annual C.A.S.T. for Kids Event at Lone Oak on September 17, 2022. The C.A.S.T. for Kids Foundation enriches the lives of children with special needs, supports their families, and strengthens communities through the sport of fishing. Bettis Companies has…