The Upper Room is a nonprofit organization that addresses educational equity in inner city Kansas City. Our mission is to provide high quality, educational out-of-school programs while actively engaging and challenging a diverse population to enjoy learning from cradle to college.

We work to transform and revitalize urban core neighborhoods by offering and supporting quality community programs.

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER SUMMER ACADEMIC PROGRAM

  • VOLUNTEER

    We need volunteers who can work one-on-one with our students who struggle with reading. You can help!

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  • JOIN OUR TEAM

    New career opportunities are available at The Upper Room. Join our team of talented educational professionals.

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  • "My son has attended the Upper Room Summer program for 5 years and he loves it - and so do I. Best summer academic program ever!" - Jessica H.