Rosedale Development Association, Inc.

Rosedale Development Association, Inc.


Community or Economic DevelopmentBoard of DirectorsNonprofit Member

About Us

Rosedale Development Association strives to work with residents, businesses and institutions to develop a thriving Rosedale community. RDA is involved in nearly every aspect of community building – policy influencing and advocacy, land use planning, housing construction, crime reduction, public space improvement, youth programming, supporting neighborhood associations and providing assistance to residents and businesses for a host of issues and concerns. RDA is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit community development corporation that serves the Rosedale neighborhood of Kansas City, KS and Wyandotte County.

RDA's mission is to work with residents, businesses, and institutions to develop a thriving Rosedale community. Their vision is for Rosedale to be a community where all people feel safe and connected and live in quality neighborhoods; it will celebrate diversity in all forms, nourish creativity, support healthy living, and foster economic opportunity.


Families are Rosedale.
Rosedalians practice gratitude.
Rosedale scholars love Harvester's Kids in the Kitchen program.
Local businesses and disc golf enthusiasts team up to fundraise for RDA.
Frank Rushton scholars love the Walking School Bus!
Rosedale scholars celebrate International Walk to School Day.
Rosedalians advocate for accessible family friendly parks.
Rosedalians Read Inspirational Stories to Empower (RISE) another generation of activists.
Healthy Halloween is a Rosedale tradition.
Volunteers and nurses team up for Girls and Moms on the Move 5K.
Community gardening is an intergenerational affair.
Garden angels watch over Rosedale Towers vegetables.
Young women standing together are Rosedale.
Local businesses like Strasser Hardware are Rosedale.


Release Date: May 13, 2024


Program Coordinator
Category: Program Planning/Management
Description: Rosedale Development Association works with residents, businesses and institutions to develop a thriving Rosedale community. Rosedale relies on talented and dedicated volunteer neighborhood leaders and advocates to build a thriving neighborhood.  Neighborhood leaders coordinate community events, conduct cleanup and beautification activities, advocate for development that aligns with more
Phone:(913) 677-5097