Special thanks to Envista Credit Union and John Burns Videography for donating their time to create this short film for us.

Our Mission Statement

Sunrise Project serves Douglas County by providing space and opportunities for people of all ages and backgrounds to build an equitable community through education, good food, and social connection. 

By the community, for the community.

Our values lead and guide everything we do at Sunrise Project.

Connection

Let's strengthen our community and build meaningful relationships.

Education

We're a learning space - unleash your curiosity with us!

Food Justice

We believe food can nourish the mind, body, and the soul.

Land Acknowledgement

Sunrise Project acknowledges that our headquarters are on the unceded, traditional territory of the following indigenous peoples:  

 Kiikaapoi (Kickapoo) 

 Washtáge Moⁿzháⁿ (Kaw / Kansa) 

 𐓏𐒰𐓓𐒰𐓓𐒷 𐒼𐓂𐓊𐒻 𐓆𐒻𐒿𐒷 𐓀𐒰^𐓓𐒰^ (Osage) 

 Očhéthi Šakówiŋ (People of Seven Council Fires / Sioux)

 

We are committed to supporting Indigenous people and nations in Kansas and beyond. We pledge to amplify voices from Indigenous-led movements and we prioritize sharing space and resources with our Indigenous community members.