Charity Partners

Kansas City Restaurant Week, led by founding partners Visit KC and the Greater Kansas City Restaurant Association. Through the generosity of Kansas City restaurants and their diners, more than $3 million has been raised for local causes in KCRW’s 12-year history.

2022 KC Restaurant Week Beneficiaries

Cornerstones of Care

Cornerstones of Care

Serving more than 10,000 children and families last year, Cornerstones of Care is dedicated to helping those in need by providing in-home and in-community services throughout the KC region. They strive to create a safe healing environment that respects dignity and inclusion so our children and families can experience more fulfilling and rewarding lives. 


Visit KC Foundation

KC Regional Destination Development Foundation

The Visit KC Foundation is a 501(c)3 entity associated with the region’s destination management organization. Through programming such as Kansas City Restaurant Week and The Community Meals Project, the Foundation enhances the quality of life for the Kansas City region through tourism advocacy and workforce development.


Greater Kansas City Restaurant Association Educational Foundation

Administered by the Greater Kansas City Restaurant Association, the Foundation seeks to promote the restaurant industry in the greater Kansas City area by offering scholarships to students pursuing a career in the hospitality industry.