Michelleine McNear - Setup Designer Coordinator - Michelleine is able to take any idea and make it even more glorious than ever imagined.  She has a great passion for event planning and sharing her creative ideas. Her fresh perspective, personable approach, creativity and attention to detail is a benefit for any type of event.



Director of Finance - David Adkins is a Tax Advisor and the owner of Adkins Tax Service LLC.  David is responsible for overseeing the organization’s tax returns and annual fiscal documents.  David also worked for BP for 28 years. He left BP in 2015.

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Thank you for helping me and TOGETHER we can make a difference!


Director of Fundraising - Ruqayyah Sharrieff  states volunteering for KC Charities14 for the past year has been very gratifying. As an active Board Member, since June 2016, it is even more rewarding as we accomplish our goals ! The work that the charity has been doing has raised my level of consciousness on how important it is to help others! As a 27 year employee of KeyBank , my employer has taught me the importance of supporting our Communities such as with our Neighbors Make A Difference Program in which I am a participate.  My passion is to help our communities thrive on every level and help families with their basic needs so we can become strong family units within our communities.

Idreea Hill  is the Graphic Art Designer.   She creates visual concepts by developing the layouts and design for advertisements, brochures and reports.  She communicates inspirational ideas to inform businesses and philanthropist while enhancing the growth and development of KC Charities14 Inc as a non-profit entity. 

 FOUNDER/EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR - Karen Camper-Cox

Pamela Simmons - Food Coordinator - Pam is responsible for maintaining and overseeing the operation of the kitchen and food stations.  Pam's passion for cooking makes it easy for her to assist with the menu selection  and preparation of the food for each event to ensure its a success.

Board of Directors

  • Diane Piricsi
  • Phyllis Fields
  • Brenda Hayden
  • Marlo Williams
  • Garnet Jamison
  • Jane Swiderski
  • Arlette Wright
  • DeMario Camper
  • Jasmine Hagan
  • Michelleine McNear
  • ​Crystal Kamfolt
  • ​Ronald Young
  • DeMarco Camper
  • ​Ruqayyah Sharrieff

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MEET OUR TEAM

Pamela Simmons - Food Coordinator - Pam is responsible for maintaining and overseeing the operation of the kitchen and food stations.  Pam's passion for cooking makes it easy for her to assist with the menu selection and preparation of the food for each event to ensure its a success.

Diane Piricsi has traveled to Uganda twice since 2011. Her passion is to educate people in the US of the desperate need of clean water in one particular village in Uganda (Alenga) of 100,000 people. She is involved with Noté Karacel who provides opportunity for better lives through health care, education, food and water security. Alenga has been blessed with 10 clean water wells and many have been repaired thanks to our generous donors. There are at least 10 more wells to build before everyone has access to clean water. Diane worked at BP for 23 years and is now involved in various fund-raising projects including KC Charities14.


  • DeMarques Camper
  • Idreea Hill

Karen has a passion for helping others by volunteering and supporting many organizations and programs.  Karen started her own non-profit organization, KC Charities14 Inc.  KC Charities14 gives back to various entities and groups of individuals in need of additional resources to facilitate their primary functions.

Board Members

  • Idreea Hill
  • Deborah Anakoro
  • Marlene Radford
  • Diane Fritz Stokes
  • Laketta Lester
  • DeMarques Camper
  • Billy Sharp
  • ​Stacey Lane
  • Diana Jones
  • Pamela Simmons
  • ​Tangie Holloway
  • Johnny Toney
  • ​Brenda Stafford Wainwright
  • ​Diane Piricsi

+1.216.372.5567 • kccharities14@gmail.com

Director of Media Outreach - Crystal organize, attend, and participate in all charity events and fundraisers as well as ensure public awareness on social media regarding KC Charities14 activities.  She performs and supervises all communication, outreach, marketing, public relations and media duties.

Volunteers


  • Diane Piricsi
  • Jonathan Toney
Call Us+1.2163725567

Karen obtained an Associate of Applied Business with Office Administration degree from Cuyahoga Community College.  She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration specializing in Marketing from David N. Myers.  She also has over 30 years working in the business arena.


Karen enjoys participating in community events, cooking and trying new recipes, and spending time with family and friends.  She is a true believer in KC Charities14’s motto: “Help me to help others and together we can make a difference!”