TANF: Pathway Out of Poverty

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families provides resources to help low-income families meet their basic needs. But in Kansas, a decreasing portion of the state’s TANF dollars is being used for core services like cash assistance, employment services and child care. Kansas currently has $41 million in TANF reserves. Instead of maintaining such a large reserve, let’s use those dollars to lift families and children out of poverty.

Pass On Pop

Take the Soda-Free Sundays pledge! We’re asking individuals, families, businesses and organizations to come together to skip soda and other sugar-sweetened beverages one day a week. Join us in building healthier communities so that all Kansans can live healthy, productive lives.

Use Your Words

KAC's new blog will keep you up to date on what's happening at the Statehouse, in the news and in our office. In today's post, KAC Vice President Christie Appelhanz reflects on a leadership training experience that gave her the skills to tackle the toughest challenges. Read more.

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