The Kansas Youth Empowerment Academy operates through the continual support of our community funders and partners. We would not be able to fulfill the KYEA mission without the support of the funding sources below:


KYEA's Main Funding Source

Kansas Rehabilitation Services


Faces of Change Sponsors

 Kansas Department of Health and Environment- Special Health Care Needs

Kansas Council on Developmental Disabilities


Amerigroup- An Anthem Company


Kansas Youth Leadership Forum 2021 Sponsors

Three Rivers Inc logo

OCCK logo

Independent Living Resource Center

Edward Jones Region 36 (Thad Allen)

Assistive Technology for Kansans


Kansas Youth Leadership Forum 2019 Sponsors

Kansas Council on Developmental Disabilities

Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation logo

Kansas State Department of Education- leadership and support for student learning

United Access- wheelchair accessible vehicles and equipment

Sunflower Health Plan

Three Rivers Inc- Access to Independent Living


Washburn University Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Washburn University Petro Building

Resource Center for Independent Living
Independence, Inc.
Independent Living Resource Center
Alliance Bank
Sam's Club
Banner Mobility Resources, Inc.
Great Western Bank
Jack Hansen, Edward Jones Investments
Edward Jones Region 36- Thad Allen


In Kind Supporters

Hog Wild Pit Bar-B-Q
Reser's Fine Foods
Papa Johns (Wanamaker)
Papa Johns (Washburn Ave.)
Johnna Godinez
Central National Bank
Sheridan’s Frozen Custard
Frito Lay
Casey’s General Store
Spangles Restaurants
Prairie Independent Living Resource Center
Adventure Dental and Vision
Wichita State University
Kansas State University


Previous Supporters

John Peterson Memorial Contribution
Community Contributions from KYEA Friends and Supporters- 20 is Plenty Campaign
Topeka Community Foundation


Support KYEA... give a donation today!

KYEA is only successful with the support of our community. If you believe in our mission and would like to help us continue empowering youth with disabilities in Kansas, then you too can donate to KYEA. To make a contribution, you can donate online or through the mail.

Visit our DONATE page for more information!

KYEA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization; therefore, all of your donations are tax deductible. Thank you for your support!