The MCA of Kansas City will partner with the Northland CAPS program next year to provide area high school students with a pre-professional, innovative, and entrepreneurial education through career oriented experiences that are both hands on and real world. Students will participate in curriculum developed by industry professionals with an emphasis on developing professional skills.
The Northland CAPS program is open to students of school districts located in Kearney, Liberty, North Kansas City, Park Hill, Platte County, and Smithville.
The MCA of Kansas City encourages all its members to learn more about this exciting program and to get involved in promoting our industry to a new generation!
This program is also available in Kansas:
Blue Valley CAPS Project Application
The MCA of Kansas City played host to a working tour of the Dark Horse Distillery located in Lenexa, Kansas. The group was granted behind the scenes access, where they were educated on everything from milling to fermentation to distillation. The group concluded their tour with a sampling of the products distilled on site.
MCAA National President, Michael Cables presents $5,000 on behalf of the MCAA to Sister Berta Sailer and Lee Duckett of Operation Breakthrough as Bill Alexander, President of the MCA of Kansas City assists. This donation was the perfect compliment to MCA of Kansas City’s 2013 commitment (financially and thru the donation of toys) to this deserving local organization. Thanks to all our members that participated in raising funds, goods, and awareness for Operation Breakthrough!