Jake Jacobson, Colby Jones, Sloane Simmons and Casey Simmons mingle at the Philanthropy Awards Luncheon.

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Results Found: 10
Monday, December 10, 2018
KANSAS CITY, MO, December 10, 2018: Charlotte Street Foundation and Mobank are proud to announce the installation of the new Artboards from December 2018 through February 2019. The Artboards will rest in the heart of the Kansas City Crossroads District above Mobank at 125 Southwest Boulevard, Kansas City, Missouri. The two new artboards feature commissioned artwork from Bernadette Esperanza Torres ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Good News, Press Release
Monday, December 03, 2018
SUPPORT KC PRESIDENT AND CEO ANNOUNCES MAY 2019 RESIGNATION, SEARCH COMMITTEE LAUNCHED  MISSION, Kan. (November 30, 2018) - Support Kansas City, Inc. (Support KC) President and CEO, Debra Box, announced her resignation from Support KC effective May 2019.  Ms. Box has served as the organization's chief executive since 2003.   Under Ms. Box's 16-year tenure, Support KC has grown to serve ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Kansas City, MO, November 29, 2018: AY Young’s Battery Tour is excited to announce the presentation of $1,000 check to 17 73 Innovative company to build 2 new solar powered batteries for people in need. The celebration will take place at WeWork Coworking space Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 12 PM. Last months solar powered Battery Tour concert at the country club plaza raised about $1,000 in ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
The 2018 Salary Survey Report is here. This report includes the results from the 2018 Greater Kansas City Regional Nonprofit Organizations and Associations Salary Survey. It provides an overview of current practices and trends in staffing and compensation as well as salary information for a variety of positions in the nonprofit sector. This year the survey and report focused on salaries, wages, ...read more
Categories: Good News, Papers/Research
Monday, November 19, 2018
The REACH Foundation announced 28 Core Operating Partner grants totaling $1.4 million to health care, advocacy and policy, and coordinating organizations for 2019. For more than a decade, REACH has maintained a commitment to investing in the general operations of effective nonprofit organizations whose work is highly aligned with the foundation’s mission. The foundation has awarded 227 core ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Funding Opportunity, Good News, Press Release
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Kansas City, MO – Nonprofit Connect honored 48 nonprofit organizations and 32 creative agencies and freelancers for excellence in marketing and communications at the 2018 Philly Awards on Wednesday, November 13 at Boulevard Brewing Company.  Any and all nonprofit organizations were invited to submit marketing pieces in a variety of categories. Nonprofit Connect received over 160 entries from 95 ...read more
Categories: Good News, Press Release
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
LEAWOOD, KS – November 14, 2018 – Susan G. Komen’s Greater Kansas City & Kansas affiliates have joined forces to form a new, more comprehensive entity: Susan G. Komen Kansas & Western Missouri, to better serve existing service areas and in anticipation of expanding efforts throughout the state. The combined organization, which will be headquartered in Leawood, KS and retain its Wichita office, ...read more
Categories: Good News, On The Move
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Originally posted in the Kansas City Business Journal online. The Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City (HCF) has a new name: Health Forward Foundation. The announcement came Wednesday morning at an HCF event joined by more than 100 community leaders, health partners and grantees celebrating the new brand identity at Lidia’s in Kansas City. The name may be new, but foundation CEO ...read more
Categories: Good News
Thursday, November 08, 2018
 Parkville, Mo.—Nov. 8, 2018 — Park University has partnered with Logan University in Chesterfield, Mo., on an articulation agreement that establishes a new 3+3 dual degree, pre-chiropractic program between the two institutions.   The agreement makes it possible for qualified students to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in biology/pre-medical from Park and a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Good News