The OB Network is a civic-minded social group of Kansas City professionals invested in Operation Breakthrough’s mission to help children and families living in poverty develop their full potential.
Our vision is to connect energetic professionals with accessible opportunities to help empower Kansas City children and families from the urban core.
We advocate for Operation Breakthrough through:
* Service and Outreach
* Social Events
* Quarterly Initiative Drives
Why should you join The OB Network?
* Connect with Operation Breakthrough and its mission in a flexible way!
* Meet like-minded people who enjoy giving back
* Attend social events and professional development breakfasts
* Receive membership perks and discounts to OB Network events.
OUR FIRST EVENT IS ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 16! Join us at Brewery Emperial @ 1823 Oak Street from 5-7 p.m. for The OB Network Happy Hour Launch! The event is free and drink specials will be available! Come meet us and learn more about the group and Operation Breakthrough!
If you have to miss our first Happy Hour - here is another chance! Join us Thursday, June 7th at Operation Breakthrough, 3039 Troost. From 5 to 6 p.m. you can take a quick tour and meet our children and families as they head home. From 6 to 7 p.m., see our latest video while enjoying free adult beverages and learning more about The OB Network.
Of course we want to do more than just Happy Hours... Each season, we will have a different drive for much needed items for our families. For our Summer Initiative Drive we will be collecting hygiene items such as: Diapers/Wipes, Black Hair Care Products (ORS Olive Oil or Shea Moisture Brand), Toilet Paper, Full-size Toothpaste/Toothbrushes, Q-tips/Cotton Balls, Lotion – Shea Butter, Body Wash/Soap. If you would like to participate, please feel free to bring them to the Happy Hour on June 7.
To become a member, join our OBTheChange Monthly-giving program for a minimum of $10/month (33 cents/day)! Together, we can OBTheChange for KC Children!
*If offering your time is a more feasible option, contact us and we will find a way for you to be involved
Check back soon for more information on membership, quarterly drive initiatives, future events/meetings, and available leadership roles!
Connect with us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/theobnetwork
Do you have questions or want to get involved? Email Lindsay Stodden at Lindsays@operationbreakthrough.org!