The Will to Succeed Foundation
is an umbrella organization that not only directs and supports specific existing initiatives, it also develops and maintains its own unique programming. Our efforts to support these groups
and programs include the donation of cash, clothing, books, school supplies, and many other items. We also provide nurturing, hands-on experiences when appropriate.
All of the Foundation's activities coincide with our mission statement however, we target three major areas:
► Operation Breakthrough
Will To Succeed most actively supports and is involved with St. Vincent's Family Service Center's Operation Breakthrough, Kansas City, MO. St. Vincent’s, a non-profit day care and social service center, serves 700+ of the poorest children in the
city ranging from age six weeks to 12 years.
- Daily, Operational Support
- Adopt-a-Family Program
- Back-to School Program
- Seeing a Brighter Future
- NFL Computer Lab
- Library Program
- Christmas Party
- and more!
Founder, Will Shields comments:
"I'm an artistic person. I want to engage and challenge the creative side of children. When an individual develops their creative side, their self-esteem grows. When self-esteem grows, there is an increased desire to strive for new challenges and higher
We have been or continue to be involved with the following Organizations & Programs: