Rainbow Summer Program is a six-week summer enrichment program for 100 children who have completed grades K – 8. Curriculum emphases include:
- literacy and reading
- leadership development
- health and nutrition
- cultural enrichment
- parental involvement
- social action and community service
Rainbow Summer Program is located in Rosedale, a neighborhood of Kansas City, KS, which is ethnically diverse and mostly low-income. The children who attend reflect the diversity in the surrounding community. Rainbow Mennonite Church has hosted a Summer Program since 2007. The program costs $90,000 annually and is funded through a combination of generous donations from the community, grants and program fees.