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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.

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November 2020

Capper Foundation’s 100th Anniversary Gala

November 7, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Online

Capper Foundation’s Board of Trustees invites you to attend our VIRTUAL 100th Anniversary Gala during happy hour to hear from Senators Pat Roberts and Bob Dole, Lt. Governor Lynn Rogers, our Board of Trustees and other surprise guests.  Watch the entire event live on our Facebook page starting at 5 pm CST. A recording will be available on our YouTube channel after 5:45 pm CST. If you miss joining us, we will post the event in its entirety, along with…

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April 2021

2021 Virtual Autism Summit

April 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Online

Join us to learn strategies to help individuals living with autism of all ages adapt as our community “reopens.” Summit Topics: NAVIGATING CHANGE Strategies for children & families to handle today’s ever-changing societal expectations. SOCIAL SKILLS STRATEGIES Reviewing skills and norms in preparation for increased interaction with friends and family. COPING WITH EMOTIONS/ANXIETY Sharing methods to help individuals cope with emotions for return to public settings. HEALTH/SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS Guidelines to consider for peace of mind during these ever-changing times. Check…

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An Evening for a Child

April 24 @ 6:30 pm - 7:55 pm
Online

Join us VIRTUALLY for our 20th An Evening for a Child on Saturday, April 24, 2021, a benefit to provide Pediatric Therapy services and scholarship assistance to children with disabilities who are uninsured or under-insured. 75% of our families depend on our scholarship assistance for their children. This year's theme is "Celebrate Then & Now". Watch Parties We encourage people to gather with friends and/or family for a “watch party” and enjoy the variety show together. We hope these parties…

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June 2021

Concert for a Child: Featuring Andy McKee

June 17 @ 6:30 pm
Kay McFarland Japanese Garden (at the Topeka Zoo), 635 SW Gage Blvd
Topeka, KS 66606 United States
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Andy McKee, a world-renown finger-style guitarist shares his talent to benefit Capper Foundation’s Pediatric Scholarship Fund, streaming LIVE from the Kay McFarland Japanese Garden & Venue and Topeka Zoo Conservation Center.  Join in-person while tickets last or watch the live stream on Facebook or YouTube. For those attending online, Contributions to the pediatric scholarship fund are greatly appreciated. Select "Concert for a Child" as the donation's "Designation," to show support of this event.

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September 2021

Blarney Breakfast

September 18 @ 7:00 am
Blind Tiger Brewery & Restaurant, 417 SW 37th St.
Topeka, KS 66604 United States
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Purchase tickets today for Blarney Breakfast, as Topeka Celebrates Halfway to St. Paddy’s Day on September 18!  We're only halfway, but it's never too early to celebrate St. Paddy's Day! If you're a lad or lass who sees the pot of gold as half full, put on something green and head to Blarney Breakfast at Blind Tiger Brewery & Restaurant on Saturday, September 18, from 7-10AM Kick off the excitement before the St. Patrick's Day Parade with our tasty all-you-can-eat breakfast, Blind…

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