26th Annual LEAP Mardi Gras Luncheon

for the benefit of Operation Breakthrough, Inc. 

Featuring the crowning of LEAP King and LEAP Queen 2020

Save the Date!

Tuesday, February 25, 2020


The Foundation for Lawyers Encouraging Academic Performance (LEAP) is a not-for-profit foundation established in 1994 to provide needy children with mentoring services and to financially support educational programs. It is the unique, joint professional effort of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, the Eastern Jackson County Bar Association, the Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City, the Lawyers Association of Kansas City, the Jackson County Bar Association, the Hispanic Bar Association, the Kansas City Chapter of the Association for Corporate Counsel of America, the Asian American Bar Association, and KC LEGAL.

Each year, LEAP's fundraising efforts culminate at its annual Mardi Gras Luncheon held on Fat Tuesday. Operation Breakthrough is currently LEAP's primary recipient. Since its inception, LEAP has raised and given over $2,100,000 to Operation Breakthrough.

As LEAP is a 501(c)(3) organization, any donation is tax deductible. 


To make a donation to LEAP, simply make your check payable to LEAP and mail to:

c/o Boyd, Kenter, Thomas & Parrish LLC
Mark Parrish, Treasurer
221 W. Lexington Ave., Ste. 200
Independence MO 64050


Click here to donate online.